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There are 134 Rides for Jan 2015
Thu, 1 Jan 2015
Santa Cruz to Monterey
7:30 AM
108 mi, 2 M-MB, 4000 ft
Grizzly Bear
Monterey
Meet in Santa Cruz at the intersection of Delaware Ave & Natural Bridges Dr for a beautiful ride down to the Monterey wharf for clam chowder or your favorite dish. Some riders turn around at the Elkhorn Superette for a 100K ride. Route sheet (XLS) and a link to the RideWithGPS route are at this link: http://tinyurl.com/sctomonterey. No one left behind. 01-01-2015 07:30:00 01-01-2015 08:30:00 6 ACTC: Santa Cruz to Monterey 108 mi, 2 M-MB , 4000 ft: Meet in Santa Cruz at the intersection of Delaware Ave & Natural Bridges Dr for a beautiful ride down to the Monterey wharf for clam chowder or your favorite dish. Some riders turn around at the Elkhorn Superette for a 100K ride. Route sheet (XLS) and a link to the RideWithGPS route are at this link: http://tinyurl.com/sctomonterey. No one left behind. Lane Parker lane_parker@yahoo.com 408-398-1434 false DD/MM/YYYY
Lane Parker
lane_parker@yahoo.com 408-398-1434
Thu, 1 Jan 2015
New Years Harder Billys
9:00 AM
30 mi, 5 M, 3300 ft
Billy Goat
Hicks Trio,Reynolds,Hicks West
Don Axtell
donny@bikemaster.org 408-386-1638
Thu, 1 Jan 2015
Social Climbers
9:00 AM
37 mi, 3 LM
Billy Goat
Shannon/Kennedy
Tina Shaner
tshaner1@pacbell.net 408-425-3038 (cell)
Thu, 1 Jan 2015
New Year, New Ride
11:00 AM
~20 mi, 1 LM
Grizzly Bear
New Years Day
Stephanie Metz
stephaniemetz@comcast.net 408-981-3780
Thu, 1 Jan 2015
Pot Luck
1:00 PM
0-9999 mi, 1 SL
Grizzly Bear
New Years Day
New Years Day Pot Luck Lunch is 1:00 to 2:00. Please have your dish at the church by 12:30. If starting a ride at the church will have someone be there to collect food at the start time, if needed. As always everyone is invited to help cleanup at the end. First Congregational Church 1980 Hamilton Ave, at Leigh Ave. San Jose 01-01-2015 13:00:00 01-01-2015 14:00:00 6 ACTC: Pot Luck 0-9999 mi, 1 SL : New Years Day Pot Luck Lunch is 1:00 to 2:00. Please have your dish at the church by 12:30. If starting a ride at the church will have someone be there to collect food at the start time, if needed. As always everyone is invited to help cleanup at the end. First Congregational Church 1980 Hamilton Ave, at Leigh Ave. San Jose John Blaine johntblaine@email.com 408-356-1592 false DD/MM/YYYY
John Blaine
johntblaine@email.com 408-356-1592
Fri, 2 Jan 2015
Our Favorite Kids
9:00 AM
15-45 mi, 6 M, 1600-3000 ft
Billy Goat
Metcalf,Bailey/Buffalo Hill,Croy,Country View
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Perfect for a cool January are sunny Metcalf, Bailey and Country View. But Croy, lurking in the shadows, will cool. Odds are, the thin skinned ride leader will save it for a warmer day and bask in two loops on Country View. As always, you may choose other ride options. If driving to the start/finish at Metcalf Park take Hw 101 to south San Jose; exit at Bernal; right on Bernal; exit to Monterey Hw; left on Monterey Hw; left on Menard; right to the park. 02-01-2015 09:00:00 02-01-2015 10:00:00 6 ACTC: Our Favorite Kids 15-45 mi, 6 M , 1600-3000 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Perfect for a cool January are sunny Metcalf, Bailey and Country View. But Croy, lurking in the shadows, will cool. Odds are, the thin skinned ride leader will save it for a warmer day and bask in two loops on Country View. As always, you may choose other ride options. If driving to the start/finish at Metcalf Park take Hw 101 to south San Jose; exit at Bernal; right on Bernal; exit to Monterey Hw; left on Monterey Hw; left on Menard; right to the park. Jerome Woehl jeromewoehl@yahoo.com 408-230-0689 false DD/MM/YYYY
Jerome Woehl
jeromewoehl@yahoo.com 408-230-0689
Fri, 2 Jan 2015
TGIF
9:30 AM
26 mi, 1 LM
Grizzly Bear
Coffee Roasting
Bill Gallagher
wtg1940@sbcglobal.net 408-997-0218
Fri, 2 Jan 2015
Friday Adventure
9:30 AM
32 mi, 4 LM-M, 3000 ft
Billy Goat
Aptos To Corralitos,Hazel Dell
Meet at Resurrection Catholic Church parking lot at the corner of Soquel Drive and State Park Drive in Aptos, just off Highway 1 at the State Park Drive exit. We'll wind our way through Rio del Mar to La Selva Beach, then on to the goats. We'll stop for sandwiches at the Corralitos Market before returning to the start. Ride leader is Bob Head. Co-leaders are Tom Green (997-1939) and Leo Hartung (997-1979). 02-01-2015 09:30:00 02-01-2015 10:30:00 6 ACTC: Friday Adventure 32 mi, 4 LM-M , 3000 ft: Meet at Resurrection Catholic Church parking lot at the corner of Soquel Drive and State Park Drive in Aptos, just off Highway 1 at the State Park Drive exit. We'll wind our way through Rio del Mar to La Selva Beach, then on to the goats. We'll stop for sandwiches at the Corralitos Market before returning to the start. Ride leader is Bob Head. Co-leaders are Tom Green (997-1939) and Leo Hartung (997-1979). Bob Head bnbhead@comcast.net 408-218-6556 false DD/MM/YYYY
Bob Head
bnbhead@comcast.net 408-218-6556
Leo Hartung
leohartung@sbcglobal.net
Fri, 2 Jan 2015
Almaden Explorer: Noah's Coffee
10:00 AM
35 mi, 2 L
Grizzly Bear
Coffee Roasting
Paul McKiernan
pmac64@ix.netcom.com 408-265-3618
Sat, 3 Jan 2015
LDTR/UDT
8:00 AM
98 mi, 4 M-MB, 6800 ft
Billy Goat
Calaveras/Lower,Calaveras/Upper,Patterson Pass,Calaveras/Backside
Jon Kaplan
jkaplan999@gmail.com 408-828-0344
Sat, 3 Jan 2015
Ralph's Breakfast Ride
8:30 AM
16 mi, 1 L
Grizzly Bear
Breakfast Ride
We will start at the church on the corner of Hamilton Ave. and Leigh. This Ralph Coole's breakfast ride that used to start in Campbell. This first Saturday every month is the oldest standing ride in the club. We will head off to Ralph's favorite pancake place in Los Gatos. Bring cash, they do not take any other form of payment. This is a leisurely ride and very social, no one left behind. 03-01-2015 08:30:00 03-01-2015 09:30:00 6 ACTC: Ralph's Breakfast Ride 16 mi, 1 L : We will start at the church on the corner of Hamilton Ave. and Leigh. This Ralph Coole's breakfast ride that used to start in Campbell. This first Saturday every month is the oldest standing ride in the club. We will head off to Ralph's favorite pancake place in Los Gatos. Bring cash, they do not take any other form of payment. This is a leisurely ride and very social, no one left behind. James Rustermier rustermier@gmail.com 408-972-1689 false DD/MM/YYYY
James Rustermier
rustermier@gmail.com 408-972-1689
Sat, 3 Jan 2015
Lunch in Morgan Hill
9:00 AM
59 mi, 5 M, 4300 ft
Billy Goat
Thomas Grade,Henry Coe
Don Axtell
donny@bikemaster.org 408-386-1638
Sun, 4 Jan 2015
South Bay Loop
9:00 AM
36 mi, 3 M-MB, 1200 ft
Grizzly Bear
Coyote Creek Trail
Lane Parker
lane_parker@yahoo.com 408-398-1434
Sun, 4 Jan 2015
To Market, To Market
9:00 AM
20 mi, 1 LM
Grizzly Bear
Vasona Park
Stephanie Metz
stephaniemetz@comcast.net 408-981-3780
Sun, 4 Jan 2015
Uvas Loop
9:00 AM
46 mi, 3 LM-M
Billy Goat
Llagas/Willow Springs
We will ride to Willow Springs via Santa Teresa. Then Oak Glen, Sycamore, Bowden, Watsonville Rd to Uvas. Return McKean-Almaden Expressway. Bring a sandwich/snacks/water. We will not be stopping at a commercial shop. Faster riders can ride ahead. There will be several regroups. Lunch at Uvas. Meet at the VTA Park and Ride light rail station near the corner of Coleman and Winfield, behind the apartments. Contact: Mike Friessnig 408-482-5822. Rain Cancels Route http://www.mapmyride.com/routes/fullscreen/75405310/ 04-01-2015 09:00:00 04-01-2015 10:00:00 6 ACTC: Uvas Loop 46 mi, 3 LM-M : We will ride to Willow Springs via Santa Teresa. Then Oak Glen, Sycamore, Bowden, Watsonville Rd to Uvas. Return McKean-Almaden Expressway. Bring a sandwich/snacks/water. We will not be stopping at a commercial shop. Faster riders can ride ahead. There will be several regroups. Lunch at Uvas. Meet at the VTA Park and Ride light rail station near the corner of Coleman and Winfield, behind the apartments. Contact: Mike Friessnig 408-482-5822. Rain Cancels Route http://www.mapmyride.com/routes/fullscreen/75405310/ Michael Friessnig mfriessnig@yahoo.com 408-268-6351 false DD/MM/YYYY
Michael Friessnig
mfriessnig@yahoo.com 408-268-6351
Sun, 4 Jan 2015
East Side Hills
9:00 AM
30-50 mi, 6 MB-B
Billy Goat
Various
Tom Mac
tcm888@gmail.com 408-828-2680
Sun, 4 Jan 2015
McKenzie Park to Shoreline Park
9:30 AM
16 mi, 1 SL, 0 ft
Grizzly Bear
Stevens Creek Trail
Meet Pam Putman at McKenzie Park off Fremont Ave. in Los Altos at 9:30am to leave at 9:45am for a leisureley ride to the Lakeside Cafe in Shoreline Park in Mtn.View. We'll ride through quiet residential streets to the Stevens Creek Trail and continue to Shoreline Park. We'll have coffee and pastries while enjoying the view of the sailing lake. We'll return by the same route. There are 3 bicycle/pedestrian overpasses and 3 underpasses. What will Pam have on her helmet in January? Rain or threat of rain cancels. 04-01-2015 09:30:00 04-01-2015 10:30:00 6 ACTC: McKenzie Park to Shoreline Park 16 mi, 1 SL , 0 ft: Meet Pam Putman at McKenzie Park off Fremont Ave. in Los Altos at 9:30am to leave at 9:45am for a leisureley ride to the Lakeside Cafe in Shoreline Park in Mtn.View. We'll ride through quiet residential streets to the Stevens Creek Trail and continue to Shoreline Park. We'll have coffee and pastries while enjoying the view of the sailing lake. We'll return by the same route. There are 3 bicycle/pedestrian overpasses and 3 underpasses. What will Pam have on her helmet in January? Rain or threat of rain cancels. Pamela Putman PAMJEAN1017@HOTMAIL.COM 408-734-3429 false DD/MM/YYYY
Pamela Putman
PAMJEAN1017@HOTMAIL.COM 408-734-3429
Sun, 4 Jan 2015
Our Favorite Kids
9:30 AM
35 mi, 4 M, 3200 ft
Billy Goat
Magdalena/Olive Tree,Mora,Altamont,Page Mill Lower,Elena/Taffe
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Great weather brings a rewarding ride with this Los Altos hills explorer. It offers a rich climbing experience on not too steep goats (except nearing the tops of Olive Tree and Mora the climbs get over 15 percent). Start/finish at McKenzie Park in Los Altos. Driving from San Jose take Hw 280 north; exit Magdalena Av, south; cross Foothill Ex; immediate right on Fremont Av; left into parking lot. 04-01-2015 09:30:00 04-01-2015 10:30:00 6 ACTC: Our Favorite Kids 35 mi, 4 M , 3200 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Great weather brings a rewarding ride with this Los Altos hills explorer. It offers a rich climbing experience on not too steep goats (except nearing the tops of Olive Tree and Mora the climbs get over 15 percent). Start/finish at McKenzie Park in Los Altos. Driving from San Jose take Hw 280 north; exit Magdalena Av, south; cross Foothill Ex; immediate right on Fremont Av; left into parking lot. Jerome Woehl jeromewoehl@yahoo.com 408-230-0689 false DD/MM/YYYY
Jerome Woehl
jeromewoehl@yahoo.com 408-230-0689
Sun, 4 Jan 2015
Bumping Around Saratoga
10:00 AM
29 mi, 2 LM, 1050 ft
Grizzly Bear
Saratoga Maze
A Social Ride: led at an LM pace (12 to 14 MPH on the flats) with some short hills (1050 feet), this is NOT a flat ride. We will ride south to Saratoga making regroups as necessary, and no one will be left behind. Our stop will be at the Big Basin Cafe. Start at Bowers park, next to Juan Cabrillo middle school, Cabrillo Ave. and Morrison Ave., 1 block West of San Tomas Expwy, Santa Clara. Use the driveway on the right of the Bowers Park sign. Questions: Email or Call * Rain Cancels 04-01-2015 10:00:00 04-01-2015 11:00:00 6 ACTC: Bumping Around Saratoga 29 mi, 2 LM , 1050 ft: A Social Ride: led at an LM pace (12 to 14 MPH on the flats) with some short hills (1050 feet), this is NOT a flat ride. We will ride south to Saratoga making regroups as necessary, and no one will be left behind. Our stop will be at the Big Basin Cafe. Start at Bowers park, next to Juan Cabrillo middle school, Cabrillo Ave. and Morrison Ave., 1 block West of San Tomas Expwy, Santa Clara. Use the driveway on the right of the Bowers Park sign. Questions: Email or Call * Rain Cancels Terry Kreiter tk8282@yahoo.com 408-244-3185 false DD/MM/YYYY
Terry Kreiter
tk8282@yahoo.com 408-244-3185
Mon, 5 Jan 2015
M&M Rollers Meet N Ride!
10:00 AM
20-30 mi, 6 LM-M
Billy Goat
Various
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet at Rainbow park, in front of Lynbrook HS, by the picnic tables on Donington Dr. We will decide at the ride start what goats to get: Stevens Canyon, Mt Eden/Pierce, Sanborn, Peach Hill/Ojai, Regnart, Montebello, Bohlman, Redwood Gulch, etc. Do bring water, snacks. Ride will be led at LM-M pace, 13-16 mph, with regroups as needed. No one left behind. Rain cancels. 05-01-2015 10:00:00 05-01-2015 11:00:00 6 ACTC: M&M Rollers Meet N Ride! 20-30 mi, 6 LM-M : *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet at Rainbow park, in front of Lynbrook HS, by the picnic tables on Donington Dr. We will decide at the ride start what goats to get: Stevens Canyon, Mt Eden/Pierce, Sanborn, Peach Hill/Ojai, Regnart, Montebello, Bohlman, Redwood Gulch, etc. Do bring water, snacks. Ride will be led at LM-M pace, 13-16 mph, with regroups as needed. No one left behind. Rain cancels. Minh Nguyen minhngoc121@yahoo.com 408-446-4599 false DD/MM/YYYY
Minh Nguyen
minhngoc121@yahoo.com 408-446-4599
Mon, 5 Jan 2015
Rambling to Campbell
10:30 AM
18 mi, 1 L-LM
Grizzly Bear
Coffee Roasting
James Rustermier
rustermier@gmail.com 408-972-1689
Tue, 6 Jan 2015
No Kidding
9:30 AM
18 mi, 3 LM, 790 ft
Billy Goat
Shannon/Kennedy
Stephanie Metz
stephaniemetz@comcast.net 408-981-3780
Tue, 6 Jan 2015
Our Favorite Kids
9:30 AM
30-40 mi, 6 M, 2000-4500 ft
Billy Goat
Kilkare Rd,Welch Creek,Calaveras/Backside
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Kilkare Road and Welch Creek Road are two serine creek side meanders with very different personalities. One is in a residential area and probably the easiest goat on ACTC's list. The other is rough and wild; possibly the hardest goat on the list. Today, see for yourself. I plan to do the easy one twice. Start/finish at the Niles Canyon train station in Sunol. Driving from San Jose take Hw 680 north; exit at Hwy 84 (2nd Calaveras Rd exit); lt on Paloma Way (Hwy 84); lt on Niles Canyon Rd (Hwy 84); rt on Main St into and through Sunol; rt and lt into the station's parking lot. 06-01-2015 09:30:00 06-01-2015 10:30:00 6 ACTC: Our Favorite Kids 30-40 mi, 6 M , 2000-4500 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Kilkare Road and Welch Creek Road are two serine creek side meanders with very different personalities. One is in a residential area and probably the easiest goat on ACTC's list. The other is rough and wild; possibly the hardest goat on the list. Today, see for yourself. I plan to do the easy one twice. Start/finish at the Niles Canyon train station in Sunol. Driving from San Jose take Hw 680 north; exit at Hwy 84 (2nd Calaveras Rd exit); lt on Paloma Way (Hwy 84); lt on Niles Canyon Rd (Hwy 84); rt on Main St into and through Sunol; rt and lt into the station's parking lot. Jerome Woehl jeromewoehl@yahoo.com 408-230-0689 false DD/MM/YYYY
Jerome Woehl
jeromewoehl@yahoo.com 408-230-0689
Tue, 6 Jan 2015
South County Old Goats
10:00 AM
32 mi, 3 LM
Grizzly Bear
Lunch Ride
Join us for our monthly ride to a local golf course for lunch. We'll be riding Uvas Rd. to Bailey, south on the bike path to Coyote Creek Golf Course. Meet in Morgan Hill. Take Tennant exit (west off 101), left on Monterey Rd., 2nd right into parking lot (between TJ Maxx and McD's). LM pace with regroups. 06-01-2015 10:00:00 06-01-2015 11:00:00 6 ACTC: South County Old Goats 32 mi, 3 LM : Join us for our monthly ride to a local golf course for lunch. We'll be riding Uvas Rd. to Bailey, south on the bike path to Coyote Creek Golf Course. Meet in Morgan Hill. Take Tennant exit (west off 101), left on Monterey Rd., 2nd right into parking lot (between TJ Maxx and McD's). LM pace with regroups. Kris Thompson ksvt@me.com 408-612-6696 false DD/MM/YYYY
Kris Thompson
ksvt@me.com 408-612-6696
Tue, 6 Jan 2015
Almaden Explorer
10:00 AM
25+ mi, 2 LM
Grizzly Bear
Coffee Roasting
John Mazzella
408-906-9084
Tue, 6,13,20,27 Jan 2015
Metcalf Mauler
2:30 PM
20 mi, 5 M, 2150 ft
Billy Goat
Metcalf,Yerba Buena/Hassler
Don Axtell
donny@bikemaster.org 408-386-1638
Kim Carr
kcarr0141@msn.com
Tue, 6,13,20,27 Jan 2015
Late Metcalf
4:00 PM
18 mi, 5 M
Billy Goat
Metcalf,Yerba Buena/Hassler
Arturo Cruz
artcruz49er@gmail.com 831-628-3666
Tom Mac
tcm888@gmail.com
Wed, 7 Jan 2015
Wednesday Metcalf Mauler
9:30 AM
33 mi, 5 M
Billy Goat
Metcalf
Tom Green
tomgreen997@yahoo.com 408-997-1939
Wed, 7 Jan 2015
Nice & Easy
9:30 AM
35 mi, 2 L
Grizzly Bear
Coffee Roasting
Keith Giles
ohsix@bikerider.com 408-244-9401
Wed, 7 Jan 2015
Riding the Eastside
10:00 AM
27 mi, 5 LM-M, 2700 ft
Billy Goat
Mt Hamilton/Lower,Quimby East
***IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT*** Join me for a ride on the Eastside! Meet at the Berryessa Community Center at 3050 Berryessa Rd. San Jose. No lunch stop on this ride, so come prepared to do the distance with water and snacks. Expect a social ride with regroups. Wet pavement cancels. Please print your route sheet at http://ridewithgps.com/routes/2135949 07-01-2015 10:00:00 07-01-2015 11:00:00 6 ACTC: Riding the Eastside 27 mi, 5 LM-M , 2700 ft: ***IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT*** Join me for a ride on the Eastside! Meet at the Berryessa Community Center at 3050 Berryessa Rd. San Jose. No lunch stop on this ride, so come prepared to do the distance with water and snacks. Expect a social ride with regroups. Wet pavement cancels. Please print your route sheet at http://ridewithgps.com/routes/2135949 Diane Sanchez-Costello dsanchezcostello@gmail.com 408-483-6701 false DD/MM/YYYY
Diane Sanchez-Costello
dsanchezcostello@gmail.com 408-483-6701
Thu, 8,15,22 Jan 2015
Thursday Trek
9:30 AM
12-26 mi, 1 LM
Grizzly Bear
Various
Join me as I explore the various grizzly bear options of the South San Jose/Almaden Valley area. We will stop for snacks or a meal along the way. Meet at the Almaden light rail station near the corner of Coleman and Winfield, behind the apartments. Rides will get progressively longer throughout the month with the first ride being the shortest and the last ride being the longest. Contact me if you want to know exact miles we'll be riding that day. This is a group ride with regroups. 08-01-2015 09:30:00 08-01-2015 10:30:00 6 ACTC: Thursday Trek 12-26 mi, 1 LM : Join me as I explore the various grizzly bear options of the South San Jose/Almaden Valley area. We will stop for snacks or a meal along the way. Meet at the Almaden light rail station near the corner of Coleman and Winfield, behind the apartments. Rides will get progressively longer throughout the month with the first ride being the shortest and the last ride being the longest. Contact me if you want to know exact miles we'll be riding that day. This is a group ride with regroups. Stephanie Metz stephaniemetz@comcast.net 408-981-3780 false DD/MM/YYYY
Stephanie Metz
stephaniemetz@comcast.net 408-981-3780
Thu, 8 Jan 2015
Our Favorite Kids
9:30 AM
30 mi, 5 M, 4,200 ft
Billy Goat
Suncrest,Sierra,Felter,Sweigert
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** A short day and a slight chance of rain brings a short ride with abandonment options. But you'd like to ride more, check with the ride leader for options. We'll start/finish by the Berryessa Community Center. To drive there from Hw 680, exit onto Berryessa Road east. The center is at 3050 Berryessa Rd, on the right. Park near the restrooms. 08-01-2015 09:30:00 08-01-2015 10:30:00 6 ACTC: Our Favorite Kids 30 mi, 5 M , 4,200 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** A short day and a slight chance of rain brings a short ride with abandonment options. But you'd like to ride more, check with the ride leader for options. We'll start/finish by the Berryessa Community Center. To drive there from Hw 680, exit onto Berryessa Road east. The center is at 3050 Berryessa Rd, on the right. Park near the restrooms. Jerome Woehl jeromewoehl@yahoo.com 408-230-0689 false DD/MM/YYYY
Jerome Woehl
jeromewoehl@yahoo.com 408-230-0689
Thu, 8,15,22,29 Jan 2015
Thursday Trainer
4:00 PM
25 mi, 6 M-MB
Billy Goat
Quimby West,Mt Pleasant,Aborn,Chaboya,Quimby East
Arturo Cruz
artcruz49er@gmail.com 831-628-3666
Tom Mac
tcm888@gmail.com
Fri, 9 Jan 2015
TGIF
9:30 AM
25 mi, 1 LM
Grizzly Bear
Birthday Ride
This is Andy's birthday so to help him celebrate meet at the restroom at Almaden Lake Park (on the east side of the park) off Winfield at near Coleman and Winfield. We will do a leisurely ride out to Los Gatos, and down the Los Gatos Creek Trail to Willow Glen for coffee. This is a social ride, nobody left behind. You can park on the street or at the Park-n-Ride across Coleman to save a possible parking fee. 09-01-2015 09:30:00 09-01-2015 10:30:00 6 ACTC: TGIF 25 mi, 1 LM : This is Andy's birthday so to help him celebrate meet at the restroom at Almaden Lake Park (on the east side of the park) off Winfield at near Coleman and Winfield. We will do a leisurely ride out to Los Gatos, and down the Los Gatos Creek Trail to Willow Glen for coffee. This is a social ride, nobody left behind. You can park on the street or at the Park-n-Ride across Coleman to save a possible parking fee. Andy Leach aleachy@aol.com 408-268-7058 false DD/MM/YYYY
Andy Leach
aleachy@aol.com 408-268-7058
Fri, 9 Jan 2015
Riding the Eastside Goldilocks Style
10:00 AM
27 mi, 4 LM-M, 2450 ft
Billy Goat
Calaveras/Lower,Calaveras/Upper
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Join me for a ride on the Eastside that is not too long, not too steep, and not too fast, "Goldilocks style"! Meet at the Berryessa Community Center at 3050 Berryessa Rd. San Jose. We will stop for coffee on the way back. Expect a social ride with regroups. Wet pavement cancels. Please print your route sheet at http://ridewithgps.com/routes/6406278 09-01-2015 10:00:00 09-01-2015 11:00:00 6 ACTC: Riding the Eastside Goldilocks Style 27 mi, 4 LM-M , 2450 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Join me for a ride on the Eastside that is not too long, not too steep, and not too fast, "Goldilocks style"! Meet at the Berryessa Community Center at 3050 Berryessa Rd. San Jose. We will stop for coffee on the way back. Expect a social ride with regroups. Wet pavement cancels. Please print your route sheet at http://ridewithgps.com/routes/6406278 Diane Sanchez-Costello dsanchezcostello@gmail.com 408-483-6701 false DD/MM/YYYY
Diane Sanchez-Costello
dsanchezcostello@gmail.com 408-483-6701
Sat, 10 Jan 2015
Lunch in Pleasanton
9:00 AM
57 mi, 4 M, 5860 ft
Billy Goat
Calaveras/Lower,Calaveras/Upper,Calaveras/Backside,Kilkare Rd
Don Axtell
donny@bikemaster.org 408-386-1638
Sat, 10 Jan 2015
Birthday Ride and Party
9:30 AM
22 mi, 1 LM
Grizzly Bear
Birthday Ride
Jim Schallau
schallau@pacbell.net 408-243-5567
Sat, 10 Jan 2015
Giro d' Bici Bike Ride
10:00 AM
35-40-45 mi, 3 LM-M
Billy Goat
Bailey/Buffalo Hill,Bernal,Llagas/Willow Springs
Classic reservoir loop and a coffee stop in Morgan Hill. Shorter option on Oak Glen cuts off 5 miles. Longer option returns on Coyote Bike Path and adds 5 miles. Two and three Goat options have been added: Bernal, Llagas/Willow Spring. Ride at your own pace, directions provided. Meet at Bici Bike Shop, Cottle and Rochester Roads, San Jose. Maps and Cue sheet on the following links:
45-Mile Option http://ridewithgps.com/routes/1754653
40-Mile Option (Willow Spring/Llagas) http://ridewithgps.com/routes/2030773
35-Mile Option http://ridewithgps.com/routes/2036313 10-01-2015 10:00:00 10-01-2015 11:00:00 6 ACTC: Giro d' Bici Bike Ride 35-40-45 mi, 3 LM-M : Classic reservoir loop and a coffee stop in Morgan Hill. Shorter option on Oak Glen cuts off 5 miles. Longer option returns on Coyote Bike Path and adds 5 miles. Two and three Goat options have been added: Bernal, Llagas/Willow Spring. Ride at your own pace, directions provided. Meet at Bici Bike Shop, Cottle and Rochester Roads, San Jose. Maps and Cue sheet on the following links: 45-Mile Option http://ridewithgps.com/routes/1754653 40-Mile Option (Willow Spring/Llagas) http://ridewithgps.com/routes/2030773 35-Mile Option http://ridewithgps.com/routes/2036313 Ahmed Masood ahmedmasood@msn.com 408-219-7401 false DD/MM/YYYY
Ahmed Masood
ahmedmasood@msn.com 408-219-7401
Sat, 10 Jan 2015
Bici Bike Grizzly
10:00 AM
35 mi, 1 L-LM
Grizzly Bear
Morgan Hill
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Impromptu ride for credit. Meet at the Bici Bike Shop on Cottle Road. Route is down Santa Teresa/Hale Roads to the south end of Morgan Hill. Choices include Starbuck' and Erik's Deli. Return is on the Coyote Creek Trail. 10-01-2015 10:00:00 10-01-2015 11:00:00 6 ACTC: Bici Bike Grizzly 35 mi, 1 L-LM : *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Impromptu ride for credit. Meet at the Bici Bike Shop on Cottle Road. Route is down Santa Teresa/Hale Roads to the south end of Morgan Hill. Choices include Starbuck' and Erik's Deli. Return is on the Coyote Creek Trail. Larry Brandt 408-238-1649 false DD/MM/YYYY
Larry Brandt
408-238-1649
William Betparoo
Sun, 11 Jan 2015
Sunday Social
9:00 AM
20 mi, 1 LM
Grizzly Bear
Guadalupe Creek Trail
Stephanie Metz
stephaniemetz@comcast.net 408-981-3780
Sun, 11 Jan 2015
Berryessa Vistas
9:00 AM
40 mi, 5 M-MB, 4000 ft
Billy Goat
Old Calaveras,Sierra,Sweigert,Suncrest
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet at (BCC) Berryessa Community Center

From BCC to Old Calaveras via Piedmont (PM) then Ed Levin Park to see Hang Gliders, then down Calaveras. At PM make left, then left & up Sierra, down backside then left on Piedmont, ride to Sweigert for an up&back and finally an up&back on Suncrest. Return to Start/BCC 11-01-2015 09:00:00 11-01-2015 10:00:00 6 ACTC: Berryessa Vistas 40 mi, 5 M-MB , 4000 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet at (BCC) Berryessa Community Center From BCC to Old Calaveras via Piedmont (PM) then Ed Levin Park to see Hang Gliders, then down Calaveras. At PM make left, then left & up Sierra, down backside then left on Piedmont, ride to Sweigert for an up&back and finally an up&back on Suncrest. Return to Start/BCC David Bradley daveb2688@sbcglobal.net 408-219-3933 false DD/MM/YYYY
David Bradley
daveb2688@sbcglobal.net 408-219-3933
Sun, 11 Jan 2015
Picnic at Ridge Winery
9:30 AM
30 mi, 5 LM
Billy Goat
Montebello,Mt Eden/Pierce
Tony Le
atlevelo@gmail.com 408-286-9439
Mon, 12 Jan 2015
Joyride - Alviso
9:15 AM
18-36 mi, 1 L-LM
Grizzly Bear
Guadalupe Creek Trail
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Start at 9:15 am at Almaden Light Rail Station at Coleman ROAD/Winfield Blvd, behind the apartments. NOTE EARLY START TIME. Or meet us at Panera on Coleman AVE by the Guadalupe Trail at 10:15 am for the 18 mile option. We will follow the Guadalupe River Trail/ Highway 87 bike path all the way to Alviso. Return is slightly shorter. Lunch at the Panera with the outdoor fireplace on N 1st/Holger Way. 12-01-2015 09:15:00 12-01-2015 10:15:00 6 ACTC: Joyride - Alviso 18-36 mi, 1 L-LM : *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Start at 9:15 am at Almaden Light Rail Station at Coleman ROAD/Winfield Blvd, behind the apartments. NOTE EARLY START TIME. Or meet us at Panera on Coleman AVE by the Guadalupe Trail at 10:15 am for the 18 mile option. We will follow the Guadalupe River Trail/ Highway 87 bike path all the way to Alviso. Return is slightly shorter. Lunch at the Panera with the outdoor fireplace on N 1st/Holger Way. Joy Owens joy.r.owens@gmail.com 408-329-8896 false DD/MM/YYYY
Joy Owens
joy.r.owens@gmail.com 408-329-8896
Mon, 12 Jan 2015
Alviso-Guadalupe River IMPROMPTU
9:30 AM
42 mi, 1 M
Grizzly Bear
Alviso
***IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT*** Meet at the Light Rail Station on Coleman Road across from Almaden Lake. We will ride the Guadalupe Bike Pathway to Alviso and return using the same route. Lunch will be at Five Guys on North 1st Street just off the bike pathway near highway 237. There are other options for lunch/drinks in the same shopping center. Ride co-leaders are Leo Hartung (408-997-1979) and Bob Head (408-218-6556). 12-01-2015 09:30:00 12-01-2015 10:30:00 6 ACTC: Alviso-Guadalupe River IMPROMPTU 42 mi, 1 M : ***IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT*** Meet at the Light Rail Station on Coleman Road across from Almaden Lake. We will ride the Guadalupe Bike Pathway to Alviso and return using the same route. Lunch will be at Five Guys on North 1st Street just off the bike pathway near highway 237. There are other options for lunch/drinks in the same shopping center. Ride co-leaders are Leo Hartung (408-997-1979) and Bob Head (408-218-6556). Tom Green tomgreen997@yahoo.com 408-997-1939 false DD/MM/YYYY
Tom Green
tomgreen997@yahoo.com 408-997-1939
Mon, 12 Jan 2015
Los Gatos Hills
9:30 AM
19 mi, 6 M
Billy Goat
Harwood/Santa Rosa,Overlook,Shannon/Kennedy
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Get some morning exercise and still have time for afternoon activities. For a longer ride, feel free to add other nearby goats (Hicks, Reynolds, Foster, Aztec, etc.). Meet at the shopping center on Blossom Hill Rd. and Harwood Rd. in Los Gatos. Park in the lot on the Blossom Hill side. Post-ride coffee or lunch at the Starbucks in the shopping center. 12-01-2015 09:30:00 12-01-2015 10:30:00 6 ACTC: Los Gatos Hills 19 mi, 6 M : *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Get some morning exercise and still have time for afternoon activities. For a longer ride, feel free to add other nearby goats (Hicks, Reynolds, Foster, Aztec, etc.). Meet at the shopping center on Blossom Hill Rd. and Harwood Rd. in Los Gatos. Park in the lot on the Blossom Hill side. Post-ride coffee or lunch at the Starbucks in the shopping center. Millie Kitchin milkitchin@verizon.net 408-234-2293 false DD/MM/YYYY
Millie Kitchin
milkitchin@verizon.net 408-234-2293
Tue, 13 Jan 2015
No Kidding
9:30 AM
20 mi, 3 LM, 550 ft
Billy Goat
Bernal
Stephanie Metz
stephaniemetz@comcast.net 408-981-3780
Tue, 13 Jan 2015
Western Exploration
10:00 AM
27 mi, 3 LM, 1350 ft
Grizzly Bear
Almaden Explorer
A social ride led at an LM pace. This interesting route created by Esther Snively has lots of short hills. THIS IS NOT A FLAT RIDE. We will be heading west with a cafe stop in Saratoga. We will regroup as necessary. Meet in the parking lot of the First Congregational Church of San Jose, on the corner of E. Hamilton Ave, and Leigh Ave, San Jose, CA 95125 (Look for the steeple) * Rain Cancels*Cell: 408-472-0052 13-01-2015 10:00:00 13-01-2015 11:00:00 6 ACTC: Western Exploration 27 mi, 3 LM , 1350 ft: A social ride led at an LM pace. This interesting route created by Esther Snively has lots of short hills. THIS IS NOT A FLAT RIDE. We will be heading west with a cafe stop in Saratoga. We will regroup as necessary. Meet in the parking lot of the First Congregational Church of San Jose, on the corner of E. Hamilton Ave, and Leigh Ave, San Jose, CA 95125 (Look for the steeple) * Rain Cancels*Cell: 408-472-0052 Terry Kreiter tk8282@yahoo.com 408-244-3185 false DD/MM/YYYY
Terry Kreiter
tk8282@yahoo.com 408-244-3185
Tue, 13 Jan 2015
South County Old Goats
10:00 AM
30 mi, 2 LM
Grizzly Bear
Gilroy
Meet in Morgan Hill. Take Tennant exit (west off 101), left on Monterey Rd, second right into lot (between TJ Maxx and McD's). We'll ride south to Gilroy to visit Chitactac Adams Park, an historical Native American site. We'll explore Burchell Road on our way to the park and do an out and back on Redwood Retreat Road. Lunch at Erik's Deli in MH. 13-01-2015 10:00:00 13-01-2015 11:00:00 6 ACTC: South County Old Goats 30 mi, 2 LM : Meet in Morgan Hill. Take Tennant exit (west off 101), left on Monterey Rd, second right into lot (between TJ Maxx and McD's). We'll ride south to Gilroy to visit Chitactac Adams Park, an historical Native American site. We'll explore Burchell Road on our way to the park and do an out and back on Redwood Retreat Road. Lunch at Erik's Deli in MH. Kris Thompson ksvt@me.com 408-612-6696 false DD/MM/YYYY
Kris Thompson
ksvt@me.com 408-612-6696
Tue, 13 Jan 2015
Our Favorite Kids
10:00 AM
50 mi, 5 M, 3700 ft
Billy Goat
Norris Canyon,Columbia,Pinehurst/Redwood,Redwood
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Hopefully the 10 AM start will allow some of the east bay traffic to clear for the drive to this pretty ride that starts/finishes on the north side of Castro Valley. The addition of another east bay goat caused me to split the two east bay rides into three rides. This ride is now missing Pinhurst, making it 8 miles shorter. You may make additions and deletions to the route. Drive there via 880 north to the 238 East connector to 580 East; exit at Castro Vly, Redwood Rd; turn left, under the fwy; go two miles to the start/finish in Willow Park, off Rdwd Rd. Park at the north end, by the fence. 13-01-2015 10:00:00 13-01-2015 11:00:00 6 ACTC: Our Favorite Kids 50 mi, 5 M , 3700 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Hopefully the 10 AM start will allow some of the east bay traffic to clear for the drive to this pretty ride that starts/finishes on the north side of Castro Valley. The addition of another east bay goat caused me to split the two east bay rides into three rides. This ride is now missing Pinhurst, making it 8 miles shorter. You may make additions and deletions to the route. Drive there via 880 north to the 238 East connector to 580 East; exit at Castro Vly, Redwood Rd; turn left, under the fwy; go two miles to the start/finish in Willow Park, off Rdwd Rd. Park at the north end, by the fence. Jerome Woehl jeromewoehl@yahoo.com 408-230-0689 false DD/MM/YYYY
Jerome Woehl
jeromewoehl@yahoo.com 408-230-0689
Tue, 13,20,27 Jan 2015
Metcalf Mauler
2:30 PM
20 mi, 5 M, 2150 ft
Billy Goat
Metcalf,Yerba Buena/Hassler
Don Axtell
donny@bikemaster.org 408-386-1638
Kim Carr
kcarr0141@msn.com
Tue, 13,20,27 Jan 2015
Late Metcalf
4:00 PM
18 mi, 5 M
Billy Goat
Metcalf,Yerba Buena/Hassler
Arturo Cruz
artcruz49er@gmail.com 831-628-3666
Tom Mac
tcm888@gmail.com
Wed, 14 Jan 2015
Los Gatos Goats [BLT Ride]
9:30 AM
20 mi, 6 M
Billy Goat
Aztec Ridge,Harwood/Santa Rosa,Shannon/Kennedy
Tom Green
tomgreen997@yahoo.com 408-997-1939
Leo Hartung
leohartung@sbcglobal.net
Wed, 14 Jan 2015
Joyride - Morgan Hill
9:30 AM
35 mi, 2 L-LM
Grizzly Bear
Morgan Hill
Joy Owens
joy.r.owens@gmail.com 408-329-8896
Wed, 14 Jan 2015
Riding the Eastside Short and Sweet
10:00 AM
23 mi, 4 LM-M, 2329 ft
Billy Goat
Mt Pleasant,Clayton
Diane Sanchez-Costello
dsanchezcostello@gmail.com 408-483-6701
Thu, 15,22 Jan 2015
Thursday Trek
9:30 AM
12-26 mi, 1 LM
Grizzly Bear
Various
Join me as I explore the various grizzly bear options of the South San Jose/Almaden Valley area. We will stop for snacks or a meal along the way. Meet at the Almaden light rail station near the corner of Coleman and Winfield, behind the apartments. Rides will get progressively longer throughout the month with the first ride being the shortest and the last ride being the longest. Contact me if you want to know exact miles we'll be riding that day. This is a group ride with regroups. 15-01-2015 09:30:00 15-01-2015 10:30:00 6 ACTC: Thursday Trek 12-26 mi, 1 LM : Join me as I explore the various grizzly bear options of the South San Jose/Almaden Valley area. We will stop for snacks or a meal along the way. Meet at the Almaden light rail station near the corner of Coleman and Winfield, behind the apartments. Rides will get progressively longer throughout the month with the first ride being the shortest and the last ride being the longest. Contact me if you want to know exact miles we'll be riding that day. This is a group ride with regroups. Stephanie Metz stephaniemetz@comcast.net 408-981-3780 false DD/MM/YYYY
Stephanie Metz
stephaniemetz@comcast.net 408-981-3780
Thu, 15 Jan 2015
Easy Mountain Goat Explorer
9:30 AM
10 mi, 5 LM-M, 1500 ft
Mountain Goat
St Josephs Hill Trails
Barry Chaffin
barry@chaffin.org 408-592-0431
Thu, 15 Jan 2015
Our Favorite Kids
10:00 AM
36 mi, 5 M, 3100 ft
Billy Goat
El Toyonal,Skyline/Grizzly Peak,Pinehurst
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Another 10 AM start allows some of the east bay traffic to clear for the drive to this shortish ride that starts/finishes on the north side of Orinda. This is the middle of the three from two east bay ride splits. You will now find Pinehurst here; you can make other additions/deletions to the route. To drive there from San Jose, take 680 North to Hw 24 West. At Orinda, exit right on the Camino Pablo off ramp, go northerly on Camino Pablo to Bear Creek Rd. Turn right and park in the dirt area across the road or turn right again, into the sports complex parking lot. 15-01-2015 10:00:00 15-01-2015 11:00:00 6 ACTC: Our Favorite Kids 36 mi, 5 M , 3100 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Another 10 AM start allows some of the east bay traffic to clear for the drive to this shortish ride that starts/finishes on the north side of Orinda. This is the middle of the three from two east bay ride splits. You will now find Pinehurst here; you can make other additions/deletions to the route. To drive there from San Jose, take 680 North to Hw 24 West. At Orinda, exit right on the Camino Pablo off ramp, go northerly on Camino Pablo to Bear Creek Rd. Turn right and park in the dirt area across the road or turn right again, into the sports complex parking lot. Jerome Woehl jeromewoehl@yahoo.com 408-230-0689 false DD/MM/YYYY
Jerome Woehl
jeromewoehl@yahoo.com 408-230-0689
Thu, 15 Jan 2015
EZ Evergreen Govea's
10:00 AM
15 mi, 1 L-LM
Grizzly Bear
M. L. King Birthday
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Start at the Evergreen Community Center on San Felipe just south of Yerba Buena. We'll ride through quiet streets to Lake Cunningham Park. This time of year the lake sports lots of interesting birds. Then it's a short hop to Govea's Restaurant for a delicious Mexican lunch. 15-01-2015 10:00:00 15-01-2015 11:00:00 6 ACTC: EZ Evergreen Govea's 15 mi, 1 L-LM : *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Start at the Evergreen Community Center on San Felipe just south of Yerba Buena. We'll ride through quiet streets to Lake Cunningham Park. This time of year the lake sports lots of interesting birds. Then it's a short hop to Govea's Restaurant for a delicious Mexican lunch. Larry Brandt 408-238-1649 false DD/MM/YYYY
Larry Brandt
408-238-1649
Thu, 15 Jan 2015
No Hills Ride
10:00 AM
16 mi, 1 L
Grizzly Bear
Coffee Roasting
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet at the Almaden VTA Park and Ride at Coleman and Winfield in San Jose. This is a very level group ride, no hills, 10-12 mph. We will head south to Bernal for a 30 minute break with snacks and coffee at the mid point of the ride. The return is via the new county agriculture park and Turtle ponds under hwy 85. 15-01-2015 10:00:00 15-01-2015 11:00:00 6 ACTC: No Hills Ride 16 mi, 1 L : *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet at the Almaden VTA Park and Ride at Coleman and Winfield in San Jose. This is a very level group ride, no hills, 10-12 mph. We will head south to Bernal for a 30 minute break with snacks and coffee at the mid point of the ride. The return is via the new county agriculture park and Turtle ponds under hwy 85. James Rustermier rustermier@gmail.com 408-972-1689 false DD/MM/YYYY
James Rustermier
rustermier@gmail.com 408-972-1689
Thu, 15 Jan 2015
Riding the Eastside
10:00 AM
25 mi, 4 LM-M, 2500 ft
Billy Goat
Calaveras/Lower,Felter
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Join me for a ride on the Eastside! Meet at the Berryessa Community Center at 3050 Berryessa Road, San Jose. No lunch stop on this ride, so come prepared to do the distance with water and snacks. We will return on Felter for a wonderful downhill. Expect a social ride with regroups. Wet pavement cancels. Please print your route sheet at http://ridewithgps.com/routes/1985534 15-01-2015 10:00:00 15-01-2015 11:00:00 6 ACTC: Riding the Eastside 25 mi, 4 LM-M , 2500 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Join me for a ride on the Eastside! Meet at the Berryessa Community Center at 3050 Berryessa Road, San Jose. No lunch stop on this ride, so come prepared to do the distance with water and snacks. We will return on Felter for a wonderful downhill. Expect a social ride with regroups. Wet pavement cancels. Please print your route sheet at http://ridewithgps.com/routes/1985534 Diane Sanchez-Costello dsanchezcostello@gmail.com 408-483-6701 false DD/MM/YYYY
Diane Sanchez-Costello
dsanchezcostello@gmail.com 408-483-6701
Thu, 15,22,29 Jan 2015
Thursday Trainer
4:00 PM
25 mi, 6 M-MB
Billy Goat
Quimby West,Mt Pleasant,Aborn,Chaboya,Quimby East
Arturo Cruz
artcruz49er@gmail.com 831-628-3666
Tom Mac
tcm888@gmail.com
Fri, 16 Jan 2015
Wobbly Wheelers
9:30 AM
30 mi, 1 L
Grizzly Bear
Stanford
Keith Giles
ohsix@bikerider.com 408-244-9401
Fri, 16 Jan 2015
TGIF Reservoirs
9:30 AM
48 mi, 3 M
Billy Goat
Bailey/Buffalo Hill
Start by Almaden Lake park by the restrooms (on the Winfield side near the intersection of Coleman/Winfield in San Jose) We will take Foothill Ave and wind through the neighborhood to Santa Teresa. After climbing Bailey we will continue on McKean/Uvas to Watsonville Road. After a stop in Morgan Hill for lunch we will return on either Santa Teresa or Coyote Creek trail depending upon wind conditions. Bike trail return adds about 3 miles. 16-01-2015 09:30:00 16-01-2015 10:30:00 6 ACTC: TGIF Reservoirs 48 mi, 3 M : Start by Almaden Lake park by the restrooms (on the Winfield side near the intersection of Coleman/Winfield in San Jose) We will take Foothill Ave and wind through the neighborhood to Santa Teresa. After climbing Bailey we will continue on McKean/Uvas to Watsonville Road. After a stop in Morgan Hill for lunch we will return on either Santa Teresa or Coyote Creek trail depending upon wind conditions. Bike trail return adds about 3 miles. Leo Hartung leohartung@sbcglobal.net 408-997-1979 false DD/MM/YYYY
Leo Hartung
leohartung@sbcglobal.net 408-997-1979
Fri, 16 Jan 2015
Rambling to Campbell
10:00 AM
18 mi, 1 L
Grizzly Bear
Birthday Ride
James Rustermier
rustermier@gmail.com 408-972-1689
Sat, 17 Jan 2015
M&M Explorers - Pt Lobos
9:00 AM
62 mi, 3 LM
Grizzly Bear
Birthday Ride
Join me for a social mellow metric ride to Pt Lobos in celebration of the January babies. It is not a goat ride but is hilly. Start at Burger King on Merritt St (aka Hwy 183). From San Jose, take US 101 South, HW 156 W, exit at HW 183, right on Merritt St in Castroville. Park on Salinas St (a frontage street on the side of Burger King). Ride will be led at LM pace, with regroups as needed. No one left behind. Bring water, snacks, $$$. We will stop at Safeway for any last minute purchases for our picnic lunch at Pt Lobos and Paris Bakery for coffee, pastries before the end of the ride. Thank you Tony for the route. 17-01-2015 09:00:00 17-01-2015 10:00:00 6 ACTC: M&M Explorers - Pt Lobos 62 mi, 3 LM : Join me for a social mellow metric ride to Pt Lobos in celebration of the January babies. It is not a goat ride but is hilly. Start at Burger King on Merritt St (aka Hwy 183). From San Jose, take US 101 South, HW 156 W, exit at HW 183, right on Merritt St in Castroville. Park on Salinas St (a frontage street on the side of Burger King). Ride will be led at LM pace, with regroups as needed. No one left behind. Bring water, snacks, $$$. We will stop at Safeway for any last minute purchases for our picnic lunch at Pt Lobos and Paris Bakery for coffee, pastries before the end of the ride. Thank you Tony for the route. Minh Nguyen minhngoc121@yahoo.com 408-446-4599 false DD/MM/YYYY
Minh Nguyen
minhngoc121@yahoo.com 408-446-4599
Sat, 17 Jan 2015
Pinnacles Loop
9:00 AM
66 mi, 3 M, 2900 ft
Billy Goat
Cienega
Don Axtell
donny@bikemaster.org 408-386-1638
Sat, 17 Jan 2015
The Buttery in Santa Cruz
9:00 AM
50 mi, 5 LM
Billy Goat
Old Santa Cruz Hwy,Mtn Charlie
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet at Los Gatos Park and Ride lot on Hwy 9 between University and Santa Cruz Ave. An optional start for those who don't like the Los Gatos Creek dirt trail is at the top of the Lexington dam at 9:20. (Take Hwy 17 south to Bear Creek Rd, exit and then re-enter Hwy 17 north. Take the first exit to Alma Bridge Rd and the Lexington Dam is less than a mile from the turn-off.) The ride goes up Old Santa Cruz Hwy, visits an abandoned train tunnel, before lunch at the Buttery. Return is via Mtn Charlie Rd. 17-01-2015 09:00:00 17-01-2015 10:00:00 6 ACTC: The Buttery in Santa Cruz 50 mi, 5 LM : *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet at Los Gatos Park and Ride lot on Hwy 9 between University and Santa Cruz Ave. An optional start for those who don't like the Los Gatos Creek dirt trail is at the top of the Lexington dam at 9:20. (Take Hwy 17 south to Bear Creek Rd, exit and then re-enter Hwy 17 north. Take the first exit to Alma Bridge Rd and the Lexington Dam is less than a mile from the turn-off.) The ride goes up Old Santa Cruz Hwy, visits an abandoned train tunnel, before lunch at the Buttery. Return is via Mtn Charlie Rd. Tony Le atlevelo@gmail.com 408-286-9439 false DD/MM/YYYY
Tony Le
atlevelo@gmail.com 408-286-9439
Sat, 17 Jan 2015
Mt. Hamilton to Junction
9:00 AM
76 mi, 5 M-MB, 8500 ft
Billy Goat
Mt Hamilton/Lower,Mt Hamilton/Upper,San Antonio Valley,Mt Hamilton/Back
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet Mt Hamilton Road/Alum rock in dirt parking area. Other paces are welcome/2 or 3 groups may develop (Partial rides are OK, but advise ride leader). Water next to Grant Ranch Park, Summit, Junction. Descents may be cold, bring warm covers, head to foot. Bring $$ for food at top, and at Junction. Wet, icy, snowy roads cancel the ride. ROUTE = LVS004 17-01-2015 09:00:00 17-01-2015 10:00:00 6 ACTC: Mt. Hamilton to Junction 76 mi, 5 M-MB , 8500 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet Mt Hamilton Road/Alum rock in dirt parking area. Other paces are welcome/2 or 3 groups may develop (Partial rides are OK, but advise ride leader). Water next to Grant Ranch Park, Summit, Junction. Descents may be cold, bring warm covers, head to foot. Bring $$ for food at top, and at Junction. Wet, icy, snowy roads cancel the ride. ROUTE = LVS004 David Bradley daveb2688@sbcglobal.net 408-219-3933 false DD/MM/YYYY
David Bradley
daveb2688@sbcglobal.net 408-219-3933
Sat, 17 Jan 2015
Willow Springs Loop
9:30 AM
40 mi, 3 LM-M
Billy Goat
Llagas/Willow Springs
Michael Friessnig
mfriessnig@yahoo.com 408-268-6351
Valentin Anders
vanders@earthlink.net
Sat, 17 Jan 2015
Impromptu Ride - Milpitas to Santa Clara
9:30 AM
25 mi, 1 LM
Grizzly Bear
2 Or More Trails
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Join me for an easy-going, flat ride from Milpitas to Santa Clara. We will have a short stop at the Triton Museum of Art (free admission) for a quick look-see at two exhibits: (1) original Big Eye paintings, lately made famous by the movie of the same name, and a few of (2) Terry Kreiter's pieces. (Terry is a club ride leader. He and his wife's work are on display). Bike locks are advisable. Coffee/lunch afterwards will be at Specialty's. A rudimentary route sheet will be provided. The usual stuff about no drops and bad weather apply. Start location: McCarthy Ranch Shopping Center in Milpitas. Park near McDonalds, 41 Ranch Dr. From I-880 freeway, take 237 west, right at McCarthy Blvd, right on Ranch Dr. McDonalds on the left. This ride is co-listed with Fremont Freewheelers Bicycle Club. Meet at 9:30am for a 9:45 start. 17-01-2015 09:30:00 17-01-2015 10:30:00 6 ACTC: Impromptu Ride - Milpitas to Santa Clara 25 mi, 1 LM : *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Join me for an easy-going, flat ride from Milpitas to Santa Clara. We will have a short stop at the Triton Museum of Art (free admission) for a quick look-see at two exhibits: (1) original Big Eye paintings, lately made famous by the movie of the same name, and a few of (2) Terry Kreiter's pieces. (Terry is a club ride leader. He and his wife's work are on display). Bike locks are advisable. Coffee/lunch afterwards will be at Specialty's. A rudimentary route sheet will be provided. The usual stuff about no drops and bad weather apply. Start location: McCarthy Ranch Shopping Center in Milpitas. Park near McDonalds, 41 Ranch Dr. From I-880 freeway, take 237 west, right at McCarthy Blvd, right on Ranch Dr. McDonalds on the left. This ride is co-listed with Fremont Freewheelers Bicycle Club. Meet at 9:30am for a 9:45 start. Cindy Maxwell maxwell.c@sbcglobal.net 408-506-6860 false DD/MM/YYYY
Cindy Maxwell
maxwell.c@sbcglobal.net 408-506-6860
Sat, 17 Jan 2015
Our Favorite Kids
10:00 AM
24 mi, 6 M, 3500 ft
Billy Goat
Los Trancos/Ramona,Los Trancos Woods,Alpine East,Westridge
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Today is forecast to be cool with a slight chance of rain. For that, my ride of choice is this short ride consisting of three out and backs, never more than six miles from my warm, dry car. While out there, enjoy woodland wonders, sparkling creeks and expansive homes. Drive to the start/finish at the Windy Hill Preserve parking lot from San Jose via 280 north. Exit onto Alpine Road; go west to Portola Road, turn right, drive about one mile to the Preserve entrance on the left. 17-01-2015 10:00:00 17-01-2015 11:00:00 6 ACTC: Our Favorite Kids 24 mi, 6 M , 3500 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Today is forecast to be cool with a slight chance of rain. For that, my ride of choice is this short ride consisting of three out and backs, never more than six miles from my warm, dry car. While out there, enjoy woodland wonders, sparkling creeks and expansive homes. Drive to the start/finish at the Windy Hill Preserve parking lot from San Jose via 280 north. Exit onto Alpine Road; go west to Portola Road, turn right, drive about one mile to the Preserve entrance on the left. Jerome Woehl jeromewoehl@yahoo.com 408-230-0689 false DD/MM/YYYY
Jerome Woehl
jeromewoehl@yahoo.com 408-230-0689
Sun, 18 Jan 2015
Mt Pleasant & Clayton + Dessert
9:00 AM
32 mi, 4 LM
Billy Goat
Mt Pleasant,Clayton
Tony Le
atlevelo@gmail.com 408-286-9439
Sun, 18 Jan 2015
Felton Via Zayante
9:30 AM
68 mi, 5 M, 6000 ft
Billy Goat
Hwy 9 North Lower,Hwy 9 North Upper,Skyline North 1,Zayante,Skyline South 1,Loch Lomond
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet at Los Gatos Park n Ride-locate next to Chase Bank. Please bring food and plenty of water. Lunch at Felton. All Paces welcome and faster riders can go off the front. Loch Lomond is optional. You may make additions and deletions to the route. Rain cancels. Jolene is Co-Leading. Route map is at http://ridewithgps.com/routes/6799351 18-01-2015 09:30:00 18-01-2015 10:30:00 6 ACTC: Felton Via Zayante 68 mi, 5 M , 6000 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet at Los Gatos Park n Ride-locate next to Chase Bank. Please bring food and plenty of water. Lunch at Felton. All Paces welcome and faster riders can go off the front. Loch Lomond is optional. You may make additions and deletions to the route. Rain cancels. Jolene is Co-Leading. Route map is at http://ridewithgps.com/routes/6799351 Tom Mac tcm888@gmail.com 408-828-2680 false DD/MM/YYYY
Tom Mac
tcm888@gmail.com 408-828-2680
Sun, 18 Jan 2015
Los Altos Exploration
10:00 AM
27 mi, 3 LM, 1040 ft
Grizzly Bear
5 Or More Cities
Start at Bowers park, next to Juan Cabrillo middle school, Cabrillo Ave. and Morrison Ave., 1 block West of San Tomas Expy , Santa Clara. Use the driveway on the right of the Bowers Park sign. A social ride led at an LM pace (12 to 14 MPH on the flats). We will ride west, and explore the Los Alto Foothills. THIS IS NOT A FLAT RIDE. Be prepared for some short, moderate hills, which will account for the 1040 feet elevation gain. Our stop will be at the Rancho Shopping Center. We will ride as a group, and regroup as necessary. No one will be left behind. If you have any questions Email or call. ** Rain cancels 18-01-2015 10:00:00 18-01-2015 11:00:00 6 ACTC: Los Altos Exploration 27 mi, 3 LM , 1040 ft: Start at Bowers park, next to Juan Cabrillo middle school, Cabrillo Ave. and Morrison Ave., 1 block West of San Tomas Expy , Santa Clara. Use the driveway on the right of the Bowers Park sign. A social ride led at an LM pace (12 to 14 MPH on the flats). We will ride west, and explore the Los Alto Foothills. THIS IS NOT A FLAT RIDE. Be prepared for some short, moderate hills, which will account for the 1040 feet elevation gain. Our stop will be at the Rancho Shopping Center. We will ride as a group, and regroup as necessary. No one will be left behind. If you have any questions Email or call. ** Rain cancels Terry Kreiter tk8282@yahoo.com 408-244-3185 false DD/MM/YYYY
Terry Kreiter
tk8282@yahoo.com 408-244-3185
Mon, 19 Jan 2015
Seven Billygoat Ride
8:00 AM
68 mi, 5 M-MB, 7340 ft
Billy Goat
Old Santa Cruz Hwy,Wrights Station,Stetson/Skyland,Mt Bache/Loma Prieta,Rodeo Gulch,Granite Creek,Mtn Charlie
Jon Kaplan
jkaplan999@gmail.com 408-828-0344
Mon, 19 Jan 2015
A King's Birthday
9:00 AM
24 mi, 2 LM
Grizzly Bear
M. L. King Birthday
Stephanie Metz
stephaniemetz@comcast.net 408-981-3780
Mon, 19 Jan 2015
Crankin for Caffeine
9:30 AM
46 mi, 4 M
Billy Goat
San Felipe
Meet at the VTA (light rail) park & ride lot behind the apartments across Coleman from Almaden Lake (near the corner of Coleman Rd & Winfield Blvd in San Jose). We will travel to the Alum Rock area, cross the valley and climb a gentle San Felipe road with a stop for coffee on our return. Ride co-leaders are Tom Green (997-1939) and Bob Head 218-6556 19-01-2015 09:30:00 19-01-2015 10:30:00 6 ACTC: Crankin for Caffeine 46 mi, 4 M : Meet at the VTA (light rail) park & ride lot behind the apartments across Coleman from Almaden Lake (near the corner of Coleman Rd & Winfield Blvd in San Jose). We will travel to the Alum Rock area, cross the valley and climb a gentle San Felipe road with a stop for coffee on our return. Ride co-leaders are Tom Green (997-1939) and Bob Head 218-6556 Leo Hartung leohartung@sbcglobal.net 408-997-1979 false DD/MM/YYYY
Leo Hartung
leohartung@sbcglobal.net 408-997-1979
Bob Head
bnbhead@comcast.net
Tue, 20 Jan 2015
South County Old Goats
10:00 AM
30 mi, 2 LM
Grizzly Bear
Field And Farm
Meet in Morgan Hill in the shopping center between TJMaxx and McD's. Take Tennant Ave. exit off 101. Head west, turn left at Monterey Rd and then second right into parking lot. We'll be riding up Coyote Creek Trail and looping back on Malech Rd. to Bailey. South on Santa Teresa back to MH. Lunch at Erik's 20-01-2015 10:00:00 20-01-2015 11:00:00 6 ACTC: South County Old Goats 30 mi, 2 LM : Meet in Morgan Hill in the shopping center between TJMaxx and McD's. Take Tennant Ave. exit off 101. Head west, turn left at Monterey Rd and then second right into parking lot. We'll be riding up Coyote Creek Trail and looping back on Malech Rd. to Bailey. South on Santa Teresa back to MH. Lunch at Erik's Kris Thompson ksvt@me.com 408-612-6696 false DD/MM/YYYY
Kris Thompson
ksvt@me.com 408-612-6696
Tue, 20 Jan 2015
Historic Places
10:00 AM
24 mi, 2 LM
Grizzly Bear
Almaden Explorer
We wend our way through a cemetery and lake-centered park to ride the Coyote Creek trail toward a quick stop at History San Jose where we will have a hosted tour of the bicycle display before moving onto downtown via green bike lanes for a coffee break. We return via the Los Gatos Creek trail. The start and finish is at the church at Hamilton and Leigh. 20-01-2015 10:00:00 20-01-2015 11:00:00 6 ACTC: Historic Places 24 mi, 2 LM : We wend our way through a cemetery and lake-centered park to ride the Coyote Creek trail toward a quick stop at History San Jose where we will have a hosted tour of the bicycle display before moving onto downtown via green bike lanes for a coffee break. We return via the Los Gatos Creek trail. The start and finish is at the church at Hamilton and Leigh. Karl Laucher 408-267-7117 false DD/MM/YYYY
Karl Laucher
408-267-7117
Tue, 20 Jan 2015
Our Favorite Kids
10:00 AM
45 mi, 5 M, 4000 ft
Billy Goat
Carmel Valley,Cachagua Loop
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** A 10 AM start allows extra time to drive to this beautiful Monterey area ride. We start/finish near the Carmel Village airport at the Ford Road Park. After cruising along placid roadside creeks, we'll stop for lunch and fraternize with the Cachagua locals at the general store. Buy what you can but bring snacks to augment the limited selection. Driving directions to the start/finish: Hw 101 south to Salinas; exit 330 for Laural Dr; right on W Laural Dr; left on Davis Rd; left on Reservation Rd; right on Hw 68 (Monterey Peninsula); left on Laureles Grd; left on Carmel Valley Rd; left on Ford Rd; park on the right at the park. 20-01-2015 10:00:00 20-01-2015 11:00:00 6 ACTC: Our Favorite Kids 45 mi, 5 M , 4000 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** A 10 AM start allows extra time to drive to this beautiful Monterey area ride. We start/finish near the Carmel Village airport at the Ford Road Park. After cruising along placid roadside creeks, we'll stop for lunch and fraternize with the Cachagua locals at the general store. Buy what you can but bring snacks to augment the limited selection. Driving directions to the start/finish: Hw 101 south to Salinas; exit 330 for Laural Dr; right on W Laural Dr; left on Davis Rd; left on Reservation Rd; right on Hw 68 (Monterey Peninsula); left on Laureles Grd; left on Carmel Valley Rd; left on Ford Rd; park on the right at the park. Jerome Woehl jeromewoehl@yahoo.com 408-230-0689 false DD/MM/YYYY
Jerome Woehl
jeromewoehl@yahoo.com 408-230-0689
Tue, 20,27 Jan 2015
Metcalf Mauler
2:30 PM
20 mi, 5 M, 2150 ft
Billy Goat
Metcalf,Yerba Buena/Hassler
Don Axtell
donny@bikemaster.org 408-386-1638
Kim Carr
kcarr0141@msn.com
Tue, 20,27 Jan 2015
Late Metcalf
4:00 PM
18 mi, 5 M
Billy Goat
Metcalf,Yerba Buena/Hassler
Arturo Cruz
artcruz49er@gmail.com 831-628-3666
Tom Mac
tcm888@gmail.com
Wed, 21 Jan 2015
Nice and Easy
10:00 AM
20+ mi, 1 L
Grizzly Bear
Coffee Roasting
Meet at the First Congregational church parking lot at the SE corner of Hamilton and Leigh in San Jose, 95150. This is a social group ride led at an the L pace. These bi-monthly rides will feature different ride leaders and meeting locations throughout the south bay. This ride will head out to Saratoga for coffee. No one left behind. 21-01-2015 10:00:00 21-01-2015 11:00:00 6 ACTC: Nice and Easy 20+ mi, 1 L : Meet at the First Congregational church parking lot at the SE corner of Hamilton and Leigh in San Jose, 95150. This is a social group ride led at an the L pace. These bi-monthly rides will feature different ride leaders and meeting locations throughout the south bay. This ride will head out to Saratoga for coffee. No one left behind. John Mazzella 408-906-9084 false DD/MM/YYYY
John Mazzella
408-906-9084
Wed, 21 Jan 2015
680 Zipper
10:00 AM
25 mi, 2 L-LM, 340 ft
Grizzly Bear
Lunch Ride
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** A ride for the urban adventurer - we will traverse 680 between 101 and Milpitas four times using pedestrian bridges and underpasses. Ride includes a stop at Emma Prusch Farm and lunch at Main Street Bagel (other options near). Meet at Berryessa Community Center, 3050 Berryessa Rd. 21-01-2015 10:00:00 21-01-2015 11:00:00 6 ACTC: 680 Zipper 25 mi, 2 L-LM , 340 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** A ride for the urban adventurer - we will traverse 680 between 101 and Milpitas four times using pedestrian bridges and underpasses. Ride includes a stop at Emma Prusch Farm and lunch at Main Street Bagel (other options near). Meet at Berryessa Community Center, 3050 Berryessa Rd. Roxanna Dunn roxanna_dunn@yahoo.com 408-251-0222 false DD/MM/YYYY
Roxanna Dunn
roxanna_dunn@yahoo.com 408-251-0222
Wed, 21 Jan 2015
Riding the Eastside
10:00 AM
27 mi, 5 LM-M, 2700 ft
Billy Goat
Mt Hamilton/Lower,Quimby East
***IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT*** Join me for a ride on the Eastside! Meet at the Berryessa Community Center at 3050 Berryessa Rd. San Jose. No lunch stop on this ride, so come prepared to do the distance with water and snacks. Expect a social ride with regroups. Wet pavement cancels. Please print your route sheet at http://ridewithgps.com/routes/2135949 21-01-2015 10:00:00 21-01-2015 11:00:00 6 ACTC: Riding the Eastside 27 mi, 5 LM-M , 2700 ft: ***IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT*** Join me for a ride on the Eastside! Meet at the Berryessa Community Center at 3050 Berryessa Rd. San Jose. No lunch stop on this ride, so come prepared to do the distance with water and snacks. Expect a social ride with regroups. Wet pavement cancels. Please print your route sheet at http://ridewithgps.com/routes/2135949 Diane Sanchez-Costello dsanchezcostello@gmail.com 408-483-6701 false DD/MM/YYYY
Diane Sanchez-Costello
dsanchezcostello@gmail.com 408-483-6701
Wed, 21 Jan 2015
No Hills Ride
10:30 AM
16 mi, 1 L
Grizzly Bear
Coffee Roasting
***IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT*** Meet at the VTA Park and Ride at Coleman and Winfield in San Jose. This is a very level group ride, no hills, 10-12 mph. We will head south to Bernal for a 30 to 45 minute break for snacks and coffee at the mid point of the ride. The return is via the rubber sidewalk and Turtle ponds under hwy 85. 21-01-2015 10:30:00 21-01-2015 11:30:00 6 ACTC: No Hills Ride 16 mi, 1 L : ***IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT*** Meet at the VTA Park and Ride at Coleman and Winfield in San Jose. This is a very level group ride, no hills, 10-12 mph. We will head south to Bernal for a 30 to 45 minute break for snacks and coffee at the mid point of the ride. The return is via the rubber sidewalk and Turtle ponds under hwy 85. James Rustermier rustermier@gmail.com 408-972-1689 false DD/MM/YYYY
James Rustermier
rustermier@gmail.com 408-972-1689
Thu, 22 Jan 2015
Thursday Trek
9:30 AM
12-26 mi, 1 LM
Grizzly Bear
Various
Join me as I explore the various grizzly bear options of the South San Jose/Almaden Valley area. We will stop for snacks or a meal along the way. Meet at the Almaden light rail station near the corner of Coleman and Winfield, behind the apartments. Rides will get progressively longer throughout the month with the first ride being the shortest and the last ride being the longest. Contact me if you want to know exact miles we'll be riding that day. This is a group ride with regroups. 22-01-2015 09:30:00 22-01-2015 10:30:00 6 ACTC: Thursday Trek 12-26 mi, 1 LM : Join me as I explore the various grizzly bear options of the South San Jose/Almaden Valley area. We will stop for snacks or a meal along the way. Meet at the Almaden light rail station near the corner of Coleman and Winfield, behind the apartments. Rides will get progressively longer throughout the month with the first ride being the shortest and the last ride being the longest. Contact me if you want to know exact miles we'll be riding that day. This is a group ride with regroups. Stephanie Metz stephaniemetz@comcast.net 408-981-3780 false DD/MM/YYYY
Stephanie Metz
stephaniemetz@comcast.net 408-981-3780
Thu, 22 Jan 2015
Mission Coffee
10:00 AM
23 mi, 3 L-LM
Grizzly Bear
Mission San Jose
Larry Brandt
408-238-1649
Thu, 22 Jan 2015
Our Favorite Kids
10:30 AM
37 mi, 5 M, 3700 ft
Billy Goat
San Antonio Valley,Mt Hamilton/Back
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Start/finish at the Mt Hamilton observatory - 10:30 AM. It looks like perfect weather to ride the new San Antonio Valley goat, stop for lunch at the Junction Cafe and then return. San Antonio Valley is a goat in both directions, so if you have never gone both ways, your time has come. Oh, did I mention the LATE 10:30 start? This will allow manic riders a more sane time to start from San Jose and pedal to the top of Mt Hamilton for the short riders' start. 22-01-2015 10:30:00 22-01-2015 11:30:00 6 ACTC: Our Favorite Kids 37 mi, 5 M , 3700 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Start/finish at the Mt Hamilton observatory - 10:30 AM. It looks like perfect weather to ride the new San Antonio Valley goat, stop for lunch at the Junction Cafe and then return. San Antonio Valley is a goat in both directions, so if you have never gone both ways, your time has come. Oh, did I mention the LATE 10:30 start? This will allow manic riders a more sane time to start from San Jose and pedal to the top of Mt Hamilton for the short riders' start. Jerome Woehl jeromewoehl@yahoo.com 408-230-0689 false DD/MM/YYYY
Jerome Woehl
jeromewoehl@yahoo.com 408-230-0689
Thu, 22,29 Jan 2015
Thursday Trainer
4:00 PM
25 mi, 6 M-MB
Billy Goat
Quimby West,Mt Pleasant,Aborn,Chaboya,Quimby East
Arturo Cruz
artcruz49er@gmail.com 831-628-3666
Tom Mac
tcm888@gmail.com
Thu, 22 Jan 2015
Ride to ACTC Mailing Party
7:00 PM
Any mi, 1 SL
Grizzly Bear
Utility Ride
Minh Nguyen
minhngoc121@yahoo.com 408-446-4599
Fri, 23 Jan 2015
Wobbley Wheelers
9:30 AM
35 mi, 2 L
Grizzly Bear
Coffee Roasting
Keith Giles
ohsix@bikerider.com 408-244-9401
Fri, 23 Jan 2015
TGIF
9:30 AM
32 mi, 2 LM-M
Grizzly Bear
Coffee Roasting
Bob Head
bnbhead@comcast.net 408-218-6556
Fri, 23 Jan 2015
Goatbusters
9:30 AM
44 mi, 6 B, 5700 ft
Billy Goat
Regnart Road,Sarahills/Old Oak,Mt Eden/Pierce,Montebello,Stevens Canyon,Redwood Gulch,Sanborn
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Today the Goatbusters tackle Saratoga and Cupertino hills. Ride is led at B pace with no regroups. MB-pace or slower riders are welcome, but should expect to ride alone. Ride starts in Jollyman Park on South Stelling Rd in Cupertino. Route map is at http://ridewithgps.com/routes/6837151 23-01-2015 09:30:00 23-01-2015 10:30:00 6 ACTC: Goatbusters 44 mi, 6 B , 5700 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Today the Goatbusters tackle Saratoga and Cupertino hills. Ride is led at B pace with no regroups. MB-pace or slower riders are welcome, but should expect to ride alone. Ride starts in Jollyman Park on South Stelling Rd in Cupertino. Route map is at http://ridewithgps.com/routes/6837151 Dan Swanson dan@swanson.name 408-568-9784 false DD/MM/YYYY
Dan Swanson
dan@swanson.name 408-568-9784
Fri, 23 Jan 2015
American River Bike Trail
10:30 AM
45 mi, 2 LM
Grizzly Bear
Lunch Ride
Kris Thompson
ksvt@me.com 408-612-6696
Sat, 24 Jan 2015
Old Tierra Bella Sort of
7:30 AM
102 mi, 4 M-MB, 6000 ft
Billy Goat
Bailey/Buffalo Hill,Canada Loop,Metcalf
This ride is for any long distance cyclists who want to relive the past. Most of the route is the old Tierra Bella with Bailey, the reservoirs, Canada, Metcalf, and Hassler. Meet at the Quiznos at 5978 Silver Creek Valley Rd in San Jose just east of Highway 101 at the Blossom Hill Rd exit. Route sheet, GPS file, and RideWithGPS route are at http://tinyurl.com/oldtierrab 24-01-2015 07:30:00 24-01-2015 08:30:00 6 ACTC: Old Tierra Bella Sort of 102 mi, 4 M-MB , 6000 ft: This ride is for any long distance cyclists who want to relive the past. Most of the route is the old Tierra Bella with Bailey, the reservoirs, Canada, Metcalf, and Hassler. Meet at the Quiznos at 5978 Silver Creek Valley Rd in San Jose just east of Highway 101 at the Blossom Hill Rd exit. Route sheet, GPS file, and RideWithGPS route are at http://tinyurl.com/oldtierrab Lane Parker lane_parker@yahoo.com 408-398-1434 false DD/MM/YYYY
Lane Parker
lane_parker@yahoo.com 408-398-1434
Sat, 24 Jan 2015
Fort Point Century
8:00 AM
107 mi, 3 M-MB, 4474 ft
Billy Goat
Tartan Trail
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Start from 1540 Holt Ave. Grant Park restrooms Los Altos to see Fort Point come to life on Living History Day: http://www.nps.gov/fopo/index.htm. Draft Route: http://ridewithgps.com/routes/6750458. Bring food/funds, road lights and reflection. Optional Caltrain return from 4th St. and King, San Francisco is a flat 100K Grizzly Bear. 24-01-2015 08:00:00 24-01-2015 09:00:00 6 ACTC: Fort Point Century 107 mi, 3 M-MB , 4474 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Start from 1540 Holt Ave. Grant Park restrooms Los Altos to see Fort Point come to life on Living History Day: http://www.nps.gov/fopo/index.htm. Draft Route: http://ridewithgps.com/routes/6750458. Bring food/funds, road lights and reflection. Optional Caltrain return from 4th St. and King, San Francisco is a flat 100K Grizzly Bear. Brian Chun bctlc8899@yahoo.com 650-938-1288 false DD/MM/YYYY
Brian Chun
bctlc8899@yahoo.com 650-938-1288
Sat, 24 Jan 2015
Lunch in Capitola
9:00 AM
62 mi, 5 M, 5800 ft
Billy Goat
Old Santa Cruz Hwy,Mt Bache/Loma Prieta,Granite Creek,Mtn Charlie
Don Axtell
donny@bikemaster.org 408-386-1638
Sat, 24 Jan 2015
Riding the Eastside to Sunol
9:30 AM
43 mi, 4 LM-M, 3000 ft
Billy Goat
Calaveras/Lower,Calaveras/Upper,Calaveras/Backside
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Join me for my favorite ride on the Eastside! Bring your lunch or snack as we will have a picnic in the park in Sunol. We will return on Calaveras. Please plan on a social ride with regroups. Wet pavement cancels. Meet at the Berryessa Community Center, 3050 Berryessa Rd. Please print your route sheet. http://ridewithgps.com/routes/1953667 24-01-2015 09:30:00 24-01-2015 10:30:00 6 ACTC: Riding the Eastside to Sunol 43 mi, 4 LM-M , 3000 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Join me for my favorite ride on the Eastside! Bring your lunch or snack as we will have a picnic in the park in Sunol. We will return on Calaveras. Please plan on a social ride with regroups. Wet pavement cancels. Meet at the Berryessa Community Center, 3050 Berryessa Rd. Please print your route sheet. http://ridewithgps.com/routes/1953667 Diane Sanchez-Costello dsanchezcostello@gmail.com 408-483-6701 false DD/MM/YYYY
Diane Sanchez-Costello
dsanchezcostello@gmail.com 408-483-6701
Sat, 24 Jan 2015
American River Bike Trail
10:30 AM
25 mi, 1 LM
Grizzly Bear
Museum/Historic Places
Kris Thompson
ksvt@me.com 408-612-6696
Sat, 24 Jan 2015
Impromptu J.A.M.B.A. Ride for credit
11:00 AM
18+ mi, 4 LM
Mountain Goat
Wilder Ranch Park Trails,UCSC Trails
***IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT*** JUST ANOTHER MOUNTAIN BIKE ADVENTURE Ride. This Saturday (1-24-15) the J.A.M.B.A. Mountain Bike Ride will be at Wilder Ranch. We will meet at 11:00am at the western end of Santa Cruz on Mission St., about 1/2 a block west of the intersection of Western & Mission. OR meet at 11:15 am at the "chicken coops" at the Wilder Ranch Barns. Bring all necessary supplies. Hope to see you there. Richard Holtermann. 408 826-2546 24-01-2015 11:00:00 24-01-2015 12:00:00 6 ACTC: Impromptu J.A.M.B.A. Ride for credit 18+ mi, 4 LM : ***IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT*** JUST ANOTHER MOUNTAIN BIKE ADVENTURE Ride. This Saturday (1-24-15) the J.A.M.B.A. Mountain Bike Ride will be at Wilder Ranch. We will meet at 11:00am at the western end of Santa Cruz on Mission St., about 1/2 a block west of the intersection of Western & Mission. OR meet at 11:15 am at the "chicken coops" at the Wilder Ranch Barns. Bring all necessary supplies. Hope to see you there. Richard Holtermann. 408 826-2546 Richard Holtermann mtbholt@yahoo.com 408-826-2546 false DD/MM/YYYY
Richard Holtermann
mtbholt@yahoo.com 408-826-2546
Sun, 25 Jan 2015
Hicks Loop and optional Mt Um
8:00 AM
25 mi, 5 LM
Billy Goat
Hicks East,Mt Umunhum
***IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT*** Meet at the Sonoma Chicken Coop Almaden - at the corner of Almaden Expy & McAbee Rd for the Hicks loop with an option to climb Mt Umunhum. We will be back in time for the Ride Leader Lunch. All can join the ride but only ride leaders or sweepers during 2014 get this appreciation lunch. 25-01-2015 08:00:00 25-01-2015 09:00:00 6 ACTC: Hicks Loop and optional Mt Um 25 mi, 5 LM : ***IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT*** Meet at the Sonoma Chicken Coop Almaden - at the corner of Almaden Expy & McAbee Rd for the Hicks loop with an option to climb Mt Umunhum. We will be back in time for the Ride Leader Lunch. All can join the ride but only ride leaders or sweepers during 2014 get this appreciation lunch. Tony Le atlevelo@gmail.com 408-286-9439 false DD/MM/YYYY
Tony Le
atlevelo@gmail.com 408-286-9439
Sun, 25 Jan 2015
M&M Rollers
10:00 AM
35 mi, 1 LM-M
Grizzly Bear
Ride Leaders Ride
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Take the ride leaders and sweepers to their luncheon at the Almaden Sonoma Chicken Coop. Non-party goers may have lunch at a nearby establishment and return to Rainbow park at their own leisure. Meet in front of Prospect HS, at English Dr. & Prospect Rd, in Saratoga. Ride will be led at LM-M pace, 13-16 mph. No one left behind. 25-01-2015 10:00:00 25-01-2015 11:00:00 6 ACTC: M&M Rollers 35 mi, 1 LM-M : *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Take the ride leaders and sweepers to their luncheon at the Almaden Sonoma Chicken Coop. Non-party goers may have lunch at a nearby establishment and return to Rainbow park at their own leisure. Meet in front of Prospect HS, at English Dr. & Prospect Rd, in Saratoga. Ride will be led at LM-M pace, 13-16 mph. No one left behind. Minh Nguyen minhngoc121@yahoo.com 408-446-4599 false DD/MM/YYYY
Minh Nguyen
minhngoc121@yahoo.com 408-446-4599
Sun, 25 Jan 2015
DESTINATION PIZZA
10:00 AM
25 mi, 1 LM, 600 ft
Grizzly Bear
Ride Leaders Ride
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Attention: RIDE LEADERS and SWEEPS, (There are a lot of you out there, check your stats to see if you qualify) We are heading for Pizza. Meet in the parking lot of the First Congregational Church of San Jose, on the corner of E. Hamilton Ave, and Leigh Ave, San Jose, CA 95125 (Look for the steeple). We will regroup as necessary, no one left behind. Salad and pizza at 11:30 am, I plan on returning no later than 2 pm. 25-01-2015 10:00:00 25-01-2015 11:00:00 6 ACTC: DESTINATION PIZZA 25 mi, 1 LM , 600 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Attention: RIDE LEADERS and SWEEPS, (There are a lot of you out there, check your stats to see if you qualify) We are heading for Pizza. Meet in the parking lot of the First Congregational Church of San Jose, on the corner of E. Hamilton Ave, and Leigh Ave, San Jose, CA 95125 (Look for the steeple). We will regroup as necessary, no one left behind. Salad and pizza at 11:30 am, I plan on returning no later than 2 pm. Terry Kreiter tk8282@yahoo.com 408-244-3185 false DD/MM/YYYY
Terry Kreiter
tk8282@yahoo.com 408-244-3185
Sun, 25 Jan 2015
Ride Leader's Ride
10:00 AM
18-20 mi, 1 LM
Grizzly Bear
Ride Leaders Ride
***IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT*** Meet at the light rail park and ride lot behind the apartments at Coleman and Winfield. We'll do a pleasant ride around the neighborhood before heading to the Sonoma Chicken Coop Almaden to drop off last year’s leaders and sweeps at the Ride Leader Lunch. We will arrange a regroup time for all non-leaders to meet back for the return trip to the ride start. 25-01-2015 10:00:00 25-01-2015 11:00:00 6 ACTC: Ride Leader's Ride 18-20 mi, 1 LM : ***IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT*** Meet at the light rail park and ride lot behind the apartments at Coleman and Winfield. We'll do a pleasant ride around the neighborhood before heading to the Sonoma Chicken Coop Almaden to drop off last year’s leaders and sweeps at the Ride Leader Lunch. We will arrange a regroup time for all non-leaders to meet back for the return trip to the ride start. Stephanie Metz stephaniemetz@comcast.net 408-981-3780 false DD/MM/YYYY
Stephanie Metz
stephaniemetz@comcast.net 408-981-3780
Sun, 25 Jan 2015
Ride Leader's Luncheon
11:30 AM
1 mi, 1 L
Grizzly Bear
Ride Leaders Ride
Jared Smolens
jared@smolens.org 412-719-4638
Sun, 25 Jan 2015
Ralph's Four Corners Ride
1:00 PM
18 mi, 1 L-LM
Grizzly Bear
Four Corners Ride
James Rustermier
rustermier@gmail.com 408-972-1689
Mon, 26 Jan 2015
Crankin With a Twist
9:30 AM
28 mi, 3 M
Grizzly Bear
Field And Farm
Social ride led at an M pace. Meet at the Almaden VTA Park & Ride near the corner of Coleman Rd & Winfield Blvd, San Jose. This rides takes us through New Almaden to the base of Hick's Road and back. Today's "twist" will wind through the hills of the Almaden Valley before joining Terry Kreiter's "Crankin for Caffeine" riders for socializing at the end of the ride. Regroups at top of climbs. No one left behind. Rain cancels the ride. 26-01-2015 09:30:00 26-01-2015 10:30:00 6 ACTC: Crankin With a Twist 28 mi, 3 M : Social ride led at an M pace. Meet at the Almaden VTA Park & Ride near the corner of Coleman Rd & Winfield Blvd, San Jose. This rides takes us through New Almaden to the base of Hick's Road and back. Today's "twist" will wind through the hills of the Almaden Valley before joining Terry Kreiter's "Crankin for Caffeine" riders for socializing at the end of the ride. Regroups at top of climbs. No one left behind. Rain cancels the ride. Tom Green tomgreen997@yahoo.com 408-997-1939 false DD/MM/YYYY
Tom Green
tomgreen997@yahoo.com 408-997-1939
Mon, 26 Jan 2015
Crankin for Caffeine
9:30 AM
25 mi, 2 LM, 900 ft
Grizzly Bear
Field And Farm
Social ride led at an LM pace. Meet at the Almaden VTA parking lot near corner of Coleman Rd & Winfield Blvd, San Jose. Pat Grilione's traditional route follows quiet residential streets and country roads, passing through the historic town of New Almaden. The "Crankin with a Twist" ride will join us for coffee and socializing near the end of the ride. No one left behind. *Rain Cancels* 26-01-2015 09:30:00 26-01-2015 10:30:00 6 ACTC: Crankin for Caffeine 25 mi, 2 LM , 900 ft: Social ride led at an LM pace. Meet at the Almaden VTA parking lot near corner of Coleman Rd & Winfield Blvd, San Jose. Pat Grilione's traditional route follows quiet residential streets and country roads, passing through the historic town of New Almaden. The "Crankin with a Twist" ride will join us for coffee and socializing near the end of the ride. No one left behind. *Rain Cancels* Terry Kreiter tk8282@yahoo.com 408-244-3185 false DD/MM/YYYY
Terry Kreiter
tk8282@yahoo.com 408-244-3185
Tue, 27 Jan 2015
On Orbit Clouds Observation
8:00 AM
9 mi, 6 LM, 1760 ft
Billy Goat
On Orbit
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** From the top of On Orbit Road, some mornings, a person can look down on clouds in the valleys on three sides. Meet at the south corner of St. Andrew's Church parking lot, across from the library on Saratoga Ave near Fruitvale. Ride Leader will arrive around 7:55 with signup sheet for 8AM departure. All paces welcome. Faster riders need not wait for ride leader. [Route Sheet] [Map] 27-01-2015 08:00:00 27-01-2015 09:00:00 6 ACTC: On Orbit Clouds Observation 9 mi, 6 LM , 1760 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** From the top of On Orbit Road, some mornings, a person can look down on clouds in the valleys on three sides. Meet at the south corner of St. Andrew's Church parking lot, across from the library on Saratoga Ave near Fruitvale. Ride Leader will arrive around 7:55 with signup sheet for 8AM departure. All paces welcome. Faster riders need not wait for ride leader. [Route Sheet] [Map] Lou Galbiati lougalbiati@gmail.com 408-489-1606 false DD/MM/YYYY
Lou Galbiati
lougalbiati@gmail.com 408-489-1606
Tue, 27 Jan 2015
No Kidding
9:30 AM
~30 mi, 3 LM, 530 ft
Billy Goat
Bailey/Buffalo Hill
Stephanie Metz
stephaniemetz@comcast.net 408-981-3780
Tue, 27 Jan 2015
Our Favorite Kids
9:30 AM
35 mi, 6 M, 6000 ft
Billy Goat
Sanborn,On Orbit,Bohlman,Peach Hill/Ojai,Overlook,Foster,Aztec Ridge,Shannon/Kennedy
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** If the beastly 6-6-6 goat trifecta doesn't leave it's mark on you, don't overlook some goats from the peachy group. Or express yourself - pick and choose from any of the other Saratoga/Los Gatos goats. Start/finish in Wildwood Park on 4th St, one block west of Big Basin Way, Saratoga. 27-01-2015 09:30:00 27-01-2015 10:30:00 6 ACTC: Our Favorite Kids 35 mi, 6 M , 6000 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** If the beastly 6-6-6 goat trifecta doesn't leave it's mark on you, don't overlook some goats from the peachy group. Or express yourself - pick and choose from any of the other Saratoga/Los Gatos goats. Start/finish in Wildwood Park on 4th St, one block west of Big Basin Way, Saratoga. Jerome Woehl jeromewoehl@yahoo.com 408-230-0689 false DD/MM/YYYY
Jerome Woehl
jeromewoehl@yahoo.com 408-230-0689
Tue, 27 Jan 2015
South County Old Goats
10:00 AM
32 mi, 2 LM
Grizzly Bear
Reservoirs
Kris Thompson
ksvt@me.com 408-612-6696
Tue, 27 Jan 2015
Almaden Explorer
10:00 AM
25+ mi, 2 LM
Grizzly Bear
Almaden Explorer
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet at the Church on Hamilton and Leigh for a social ride through the beautiful streets of Willow Glen, Los Gatos, and Cambrian and a stretch of the Los Gatos Creek Trail. We will stop for coffee or lunch at the quaint Heart Beat Cafe in Cambrian. Regroups and no one left behind. 27-01-2015 10:00:00 27-01-2015 11:00:00 6 ACTC: Almaden Explorer 25+ mi, 2 LM : *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet at the Church on Hamilton and Leigh for a social ride through the beautiful streets of Willow Glen, Los Gatos, and Cambrian and a stretch of the Los Gatos Creek Trail. We will stop for coffee or lunch at the quaint Heart Beat Cafe in Cambrian. Regroups and no one left behind. Rob Reicher robreicher@yahoo.com 408-621-5651 false DD/MM/YYYY
Rob Reicher
robreicher@yahoo.com 408-621-5651
Tue, 27 Jan 2015
Metcalf Mauler
2:30 PM
20 mi, 5 M, 2150 ft
Billy Goat
Metcalf,Yerba Buena/Hassler
Don Axtell
donny@bikemaster.org 408-386-1638
Kim Carr
kcarr0141@msn.com
Tue, 27 Jan 2015
Late Metcalf
4:00 PM
18 mi, 5 M
Billy Goat
Metcalf,Yerba Buena/Hassler
Arturo Cruz
artcruz49er@gmail.com 831-628-3666
Tom Mac
tcm888@gmail.com
Wed, 28 Jan 2015
On Orbit Clouds Observation
8:00 AM
9 mi, 6 LM, 1760 ft
Billy Goat
On Orbit
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** From the top of On Orbit Road, some mornings, a person can look down on clouds in the valleys on three sides. Meet at the south corner of St. Andrew's Church parking lot, across from the library on Saratoga Ave near Fruitvale. Ride Leader will arrive around 7:55 with signup sheet for 8AM departure. All paces welcome. Faster riders need not wait for ride leader. [Route Sheet] [Map] 28-01-2015 08:00:00 28-01-2015 09:00:00 6 ACTC: On Orbit Clouds Observation 9 mi, 6 LM , 1760 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** From the top of On Orbit Road, some mornings, a person can look down on clouds in the valleys on three sides. Meet at the south corner of St. Andrew's Church parking lot, across from the library on Saratoga Ave near Fruitvale. Ride Leader will arrive around 7:55 with signup sheet for 8AM departure. All paces welcome. Faster riders need not wait for ride leader. [Route Sheet] [Map] Lou Galbiati lougalbiati@gmail.com 408-489-1606 false DD/MM/YYYY
Lou Galbiati
lougalbiati@gmail.com 408-489-1606
Wed, 28 Jan 2015
Johns Journeys for Delightful Delectibles
10:00 AM
25+ mi, 2 LM
Grizzly Bear
Lunch Ride
John Mazzella
408-906-9084
Wed, 28 Jan 2015
North San Jose Loop
10:00 AM
30 mi, 2 LM, 500 ft
Grizzly Bear
2 Or More Trails
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet at Berryessa Community Center, 3050 Berryessa Rd, San Jose, CA. We'll make a loop that includes the Guadalupe River, San Tomas Aquino, 237, and Coyote Creek (north end) Trails, ending with some rollers on Piedmont Road. Lunch at Panera on First Street. My cell phone: 408-250-0522. 28-01-2015 10:00:00 28-01-2015 11:00:00 6 ACTC: North San Jose Loop 30 mi, 2 LM , 500 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet at Berryessa Community Center, 3050 Berryessa Rd, San Jose, CA. We'll make a loop that includes the Guadalupe River, San Tomas Aquino, 237, and Coyote Creek (north end) Trails, ending with some rollers on Piedmont Road. Lunch at Panera on First Street. My cell phone: 408-250-0522. Roxanna Dunn roxanna_dunn@yahoo.com 408-251-0222 false DD/MM/YYYY
Roxanna Dunn
roxanna_dunn@yahoo.com 408-251-0222
Wed, 28 Jan 2015
Rambling to Campbell
10:00 AM
18 mi, 1 L
Grizzly Bear
Coffee Roasting
James Rustermier
rustermier@gmail.com 408-972-1689
Wed, 28 Jan 2015
Riding the Eastside Short and Sweet
10:00 AM
22 mi, 5 LM-M, 2291 ft
Billy Goat
Mt Pleasant,Chaboya,Suncrest
Diane Sanchez-Costello
dsanchezcostello@gmail.com 408-483-6701
Wed, 28 Jan 2015
Impromptu J.A.M.B.A. Ride for credit
1:00 PM
10 mi, 4 LM
Mountain Goat
Santa Teresa Park Trails
***IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT*** JUST ANOTHER MOUNTAIN BIKE ADVENTURE Ride. This Wednesday's ride will be at Santa Teresa County Park. We will meet at 1:00 pm at the Joice Bernal trailhead, located on Manilla Drive. The closest cross-street is Camino Verde. Bring all necessary supplies. No one left behind. Hope to see you there. Richard Holtermann. 408 826-2546 28-01-2015 13:00:00 28-01-2015 14:00:00 6 ACTC: Impromptu J.A.M.B.A. Ride for credit 10 mi, 4 LM : ***IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT*** JUST ANOTHER MOUNTAIN BIKE ADVENTURE Ride. This Wednesday's ride will be at Santa Teresa County Park. We will meet at 1:00 pm at the Joice Bernal trailhead, located on Manilla Drive. The closest cross-street is Camino Verde. Bring all necessary supplies. No one left behind. Hope to see you there. Richard Holtermann. 408 826-2546 Richard Holtermann mtbholt@yahoo.com 408-826-2546 false DD/MM/YYYY
Richard Holtermann
mtbholt@yahoo.com 408-826-2546
Thu, 29 Jan 2015
Thursday Trek-Hilly Edition
9:30 AM
22-24 mi, 2 LM
Grizzly Bear
Reservoirs
Stephanie Metz
stephaniemetz@comcast.net 408-981-3780
Thu, 29 Jan 2015
Our Favorite Kids
9:30 AM
23-68 mi, 5 M, 3400-5200 ft
Billy Goat
Patterson Pass,Corral Hollow,Del Valle,Morgan Territory
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** I've scheduled pleasant weather for today, so let's go to Livermore and enjoy the green hills before global warming brings back the brown. A 23 mile option does two goats. A 40 mile option skips Morgan Territory. Or, a 51 mile option has a drive to the base of MT; it avoids the narrow connector road and traffic. Call for car pooling to the start/finish at Robert Livermore Park. Diving from San Jose take US 680 north; exit rt on Hw 84 (Vallecitos Rd); turn rt at Isabel to stay on Vallecitos; changes to Holmes; rt on Concannon Bl; rt on Tesla Rd; lt on Buena Vista Av; lt on East Av; rt on Loyola Way; left into parking lot. 29-01-2015 09:30:00 29-01-2015 10:30:00 6 ACTC: Our Favorite Kids 23-68 mi, 5 M , 3400-5200 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** I've scheduled pleasant weather for today, so let's go to Livermore and enjoy the green hills before global warming brings back the brown. A 23 mile option does two goats. A 40 mile option skips Morgan Territory. Or, a 51 mile option has a drive to the base of MT; it avoids the narrow connector road and traffic. Call for car pooling to the start/finish at Robert Livermore Park. Diving from San Jose take US 680 north; exit rt on Hw 84 (Vallecitos Rd); turn rt at Isabel to stay on Vallecitos; changes to Holmes; rt on Concannon Bl; rt on Tesla Rd; lt on Buena Vista Av; lt on East Av; rt on Loyola Way; left into parking lot. Jerome Woehl jeromewoehl@yahoo.com 408-230-0689 false DD/MM/YYYY
Jerome Woehl
jeromewoehl@yahoo.com 408-230-0689
Thu, 29 Jan 2015
Easy Mountain Goat Explorer
10:00 AM
10-15 mi, 5 LM-M, 2000 ft
Mountain Goat
Sierra Azul-Limekiln Ridge,Sierra Azul-Priest Rock
Barry Chaffin
barry@chaffin.org 408-592-0431
Thu, 29 Jan 2015
Thursday Trainer
4:00 PM
25 mi, 6 M-MB
Billy Goat
Quimby West,Mt Pleasant,Aborn,Chaboya,Quimby East
Arturo Cruz
artcruz49er@gmail.com 831-628-3666
Tom Mac
tcm888@gmail.com
Fri, 30 Jan 2015
Roberts Market (Portola Valley)
9:30 AM
51 mi, 4 M, 3200 ft
Billy Goat
Mt Eden/Pierce
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Start/finish at Municipal Parking Lot (Park and Ride) in Los Gatos off of Hwy 9 in-between N Santa Cruz and University Ave. We'll climb Mt Eden/Pierce twice (out and back). Leading ride at M pace. Faster/slower riders are welcomed, both must be able to ride alone. Regroup at top of climbs. Optional Goats allowed. Will not have route sheet at start so please print a route sheet if you require one... http://ridewithgps.com/routes/6797256 30-01-2015 09:30:00 30-01-2015 10:30:00 6 ACTC: Roberts Market (Portola Valley) 51 mi, 4 M , 3200 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Start/finish at Municipal Parking Lot (Park and Ride) in Los Gatos off of Hwy 9 in-between N Santa Cruz and University Ave. We'll climb Mt Eden/Pierce twice (out and back). Leading ride at M pace. Faster/slower riders are welcomed, both must be able to ride alone. Regroup at top of climbs. Optional Goats allowed. Will not have route sheet at start so please print a route sheet if you require one... http://ridewithgps.com/routes/6797256 Guy Bautista 14cycling@gmail.com 415-971-2817 false DD/MM/YYYY
Guy Bautista
14cycling@gmail.com 415-971-2817
Fri, 30 Jan 2015
Ride to Santa Clara
10:00 AM
16 mi, 1 L
Grizzly Bear
Museum/Historic Places
***IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT*** Meet at the church on the corner of Hamilton and Leigh in Campbell for a ride to Santa Clara by the Historic train station. This is a social ride, 30 minute break for coffee and treats, no one left behind. A flat ride, 11 to 13 MPH. James (RUSTY) Rustermier 408-972-1689 Rustermier@gmail.com 30-01-2015 10:00:00 30-01-2015 11:00:00 6 ACTC: Ride to Santa Clara 16 mi, 1 L : ***IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT*** Meet at the church on the corner of Hamilton and Leigh in Campbell for a ride to Santa Clara by the Historic train station. This is a social ride, 30 minute break for coffee and treats, no one left behind. A flat ride, 11 to 13 MPH. James (RUSTY) Rustermier 408-972-1689 Rustermier@gmail.com James Rustermier rustermier@gmail.com 408-972-1689 false DD/MM/YYYY
James Rustermier
rustermier@gmail.com 408-972-1689
Sat, 31 Jan 2015
LDTR January Jaunt
8:00 AM
76 mi, 5 M-MB, 5500 ft
Billy Goat
Sierra,Calaveras/Upper,Palomares,Calaveras/Backside
Jon Kaplan
jkaplan999@gmail.com 408-828-0344
Sat, 31 Jan 2015
Bowers Park to Saratoga
8:30 AM
23 mi, 1 L, 200 ft
Grizzly Bear
Breakfast Ride
Meet Pam Putman at Bowers Park off of Cabrillo in Santa Clara at 8:30 am to start at 8:45 am to ride to Saratoga for breakfast at the Big Basin Cafe. This ride is mostly flat with 3 short, steep hills and a freeway overpass for texture. (They're short enough that they can be easily walked up.) What will Pam have on her helmet this month? Rain or threat of rain cancels. 31-01-2015 08:30:00 31-01-2015 09:30:00 6 ACTC: Bowers Park to Saratoga 23 mi, 1 L , 200 ft: Meet Pam Putman at Bowers Park off of Cabrillo in Santa Clara at 8:30 am to start at 8:45 am to ride to Saratoga for breakfast at the Big Basin Cafe. This ride is mostly flat with 3 short, steep hills and a freeway overpass for texture. (They're short enough that they can be easily walked up.) What will Pam have on her helmet this month? Rain or threat of rain cancels. Pamela Putman PAMJEAN1017@HOTMAIL.COM 408-734-3429 false DD/MM/YYYY
Pamela Putman
PAMJEAN1017@HOTMAIL.COM 408-734-3429
Sat, 31 Jan 2015
Lunch in Gilroy, with Redwood Retreat
9:00 AM
60 mi, 5 M, 3500 ft
Billy Goat
Bailey/Buffalo Hill,Mt Madonna/Redwood Retreat
Don Axtell
donny@bikemaster.org 408-386-1638
Sat, 31 Jan 2015
Rambling Through the Redwoods
9:00 AM
20 mi, 4 M
Billy Goat
Aldercroft Heights,Old Santa Cruz Hwy,Wrights Station
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Join me for a short morning ramble through the redwoods with a stop for coffee at the Summit Store. Meet in the upper parking lot at Lexington School. Take Hwy.17 south. Exit at Bear Creek Rd. Turn right on Bear Creek, loop over the freeway, then turn right on Old Santa Cruz Hwy. Turn right on Lexington School Rd. Feel free to add other nearby goats. All paces welcome, but led at M-pace. 31-01-2015 09:00:00 31-01-2015 10:00:00 6 ACTC: Rambling Through the Redwoods 20 mi, 4 M : *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Join me for a short morning ramble through the redwoods with a stop for coffee at the Summit Store. Meet in the upper parking lot at Lexington School. Take Hwy.17 south. Exit at Bear Creek Rd. Turn right on Bear Creek, loop over the freeway, then turn right on Old Santa Cruz Hwy. Turn right on Lexington School Rd. Feel free to add other nearby goats. All paces welcome, but led at M-pace. Millie Kitchin milkitchin@verizon.net 408-234-2293 false DD/MM/YYYY
Millie Kitchin
milkitchin@verizon.net 408-234-2293
Sat, 31 Jan 2015
Our Favorite Kids
9:30 AM
20-50 mi, 5 M, 5,500 ft
Billy Goat
Moody,Page Mill Upper,Portola State Park,Alpine West
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Perfect weather for perpetually popular peninsula climbs. Start/finish at McKenzie Park in Los Altos, off Foothill Expy near Springer. Driving directions from San Jose: US 280 north; exit Magdalena Ave., south; cross Foothill Expy; immediate right on Fremont Ave; left into parking lot. 31-01-2015 09:30:00 31-01-2015 10:30:00 6 ACTC: Our Favorite Kids 20-50 mi, 5 M , 5,500 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Perfect weather for perpetually popular peninsula climbs. Start/finish at McKenzie Park in Los Altos, off Foothill Expy near Springer. Driving directions from San Jose: US 280 north; exit Magdalena Ave., south; cross Foothill Expy; immediate right on Fremont Ave; left into parking lot. Jerome Woehl jeromewoehl@yahoo.com 408-230-0689 false DD/MM/YYYY
Jerome Woehl
jeromewoehl@yahoo.com 408-230-0689
Sat, 31 Jan 2015
Riding the Eastside to Sunol
9:30 AM
43 mi, 4 LM-M, 3000 ft
Billy Goat
Calaveras/Lower,Calaveras/Upper,Calaveras/Backside
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Join me for my favorite ride on the Eastside! Bring your lunch or snack as we will have a picnic in the park in Sunol. We will return on Calaveras. Please plan on a social ride with regroups. Wet pavement cancels. Meet at the Berryessa Community Center, 3050 Berryessa Rd. Please print your route sheet. http://ridewithgps.com/routes/1953667 31-01-2015 09:30:00 31-01-2015 10:30:00 6 ACTC: Riding the Eastside to Sunol 43 mi, 4 LM-M , 3000 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Join me for my favorite ride on the Eastside! Bring your lunch or snack as we will have a picnic in the park in Sunol. We will return on Calaveras. Please plan on a social ride with regroups. Wet pavement cancels. Meet at the Berryessa Community Center, 3050 Berryessa Rd. Please print your route sheet. http://ridewithgps.com/routes/1953667 Diane Sanchez-Costello dsanchezcostello@gmail.com 408-483-6701 false DD/MM/YYYY
Diane Sanchez-Costello
dsanchezcostello@gmail.com 408-483-6701